Tour#: 3168
Depart: June 27, 2018
Return: July 18, 2018
Destination: Czech Republic 

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Program Description & Location

During your stay in Prague you will explore
Political and cultural contexts of theatrical performance,
enhanced by meetings with theatre professionals and visits to sites relevant to the intersection of artistic creation and political revolution.
How the playwright responded to developments in European culture and politics during the post-World War II Communist era,
the period after the Soviet-led invasion of Czechoslovakia in 1968,
the fall of Communism in 1989, and the subsequent transition to democracy.
The importance of culture, particularly Theatre
in the search for freedom
.

 

At the end of this summer course students:
Will have gained an awareness of the psychological and social/political concerns of Czech theatre during the 20th and at the beginning of the 21st century.

Enjoyed the experience of performing in Prague’s famous drama school DAMU.

Visited the Theatre on the Balustrade where Havel became resident playwright and created his first plays for its company and consequently for a receptive audience, who later became allies in his work as a dissident and in creating a democratic country.

 

For further information on Academics, please contact:
Prof. Lenka Pichlikova
Lenka.Pichlikova@purchase.edu

Itinerary

Wednesday June 27, 2018 – Departure
Group check in at 06:30pm JFK International Airport, Delta airlines terminal
Departure with Delta #411 at 09:28pm non-stop flight to Prague Ruzyne airport. You will arrive Prague at 11:55am local time on Thursday June 28

Wednesday July 18, 2018 – Return
Group will leave Prague with Delta #211 at 01:40pm non-stop flight to New York JFK International airport.

Fare Per Passenger: $1,296.00

This Price Includes
Round trip air transportation as per above itinerary tax and surcharges included.
(Tax and surcharges are subject to change at time of ticketing).

This Price Does Not Include
Any other service than the above mentioned
Travel Insurance
Passport and/or visa fees

Note:
American Citizens do not need a visa to enter Spain
Non American Citizens have to check with the Spanish Consulate

Group Deviations
Amount of deviation seats is limited and there is a changing fee involved.
Requests for group deviations done:
Before March 14, 2018 will have a $100.00 per person non-refundable deviation fee plus any difference in fare according to airline availability

After March 14, 2018 will have a $150.00 per person non-refundable deviation fee plus any difference in fare according to airline
If you are interested in staying longer in Europe, avoid disappointments and let us know as soon as possible.

Payments

Payment Schedule
Deposit: $648.00 by or before Wednesday March 14, 2018
Balance: $648.00 by or before Wednesday April 25, 2018

Notes:
Should the airline increase tax and/or surcharges at time of issuing the tickets, we will advise you via email

Form of Payment
Check &/or Money Order Payments
Make your check or money order payable to Total Tours International
Send it to:
515 Avenue I  Suite 2A
Brooklyn , NY 11230

Credit Cards Payments
We accept  American Express, Visa, Master Card and Discover.
2 weeks prior to payment dead line, we will send a group reminder via email and a credit card authorization form attached. Just fill it up and send it back to us.

Cancellations & Penalties

We accept only written cancellations.

Cancellation received Cancellation fee
From March 14 to April 25, 2018 $350.00
After April 25, 2018 100% of total fare
No show at the airport 100% of total fare
   

Important Airlines Rules

Failure to present valid passport and/or visas:
You will be denied boarding, your airline reservation will be cancelled an you will have to purchase a new ticket at the fare available at the time you have your documents in order.
Most airlines will not give you any credit and/or refund for your original ticket
No show at the airport: 
Automatically cancels your whole reservation and invalidates your ticket. You will have to purchase a new ticket at the fare available at the time you re-schedule your trip. Most airlines will not give you any credit – refund for your original ticket
Missing any flight for any reason: 
Automatically cancels the rest of the reservation, invalidates your ticket and you will have to purchase a one way ticket for the rest of your itinerary. Airlines will not give you any credit for the unused portion of your ticket.

Unused portion (s) of your ticket are not refundable
Airlines policies must strictly apply
We strongly recommend that you avail yourself of a Travel Insurance Program.
Please contact us for insurance quote at time of sending deposit

Documents To Enter A Foreign Country

Possession of documentation is the responsibility of each passenger.
Failure to provide them will result in denied boarding with no right to refund.

Valid passport
Travellers going abroad need a valid passport.
Some countries require your US passport to be valid for at least six months after your return trip while some other countries may require a longer validity.
If your passport expires before the required validity then you will have to apply for a new one. Please check with the Consulate(s) of the country(s) that you plan to visit for further details on requirements.
American citizens can get passport information at www.travel.state.gov/passport
Non‑American citizens should check with their respective Consulate and will need proper documents to re‑enter the United States.

Visas
A visa is a stamp that is added to your passport by a country’s Consulate.
Some countries require a visa in order to enter while others let American citizens enter the country
without a visa for a short period of time.
Visa requirements are subject to change without notice.
You must check the entry requirements well in advance of your departure date with the Consular officials of the country or countries to be visited.