2019-2020 Field Trips to HPCT for Schools

We have multiple exciting shows this year with school performances!  Please scroll down for all the details.

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James and the Giant Peach Jr. - SOLD OUT
Friday, October 25, 2019 at 10:00 am
Well•Spring Theatre (4100 Well Spring Dr, Greensboro, NC 27410)

A Christmas Carol: The Musical
Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 10:00 am - SOLD OUT
Friday, December 13, 2019 at 9:00 am - SOLD OUT
Friday, December 13, 2019 at 12:00 pm
High Point Theatre (220 E Commerce Ave, High Point, NC 27260)

Matilda: The Musical
Friday, May 8, 2020 at 10:00 am
High Point Theatre (220 E Commerce Ave, High Point, NC 27260)

Frequently Asked Questions about Field Trips

 How do I make a reservation for a field trip show?

  • Print out the form at the bottom of this page.

  • Send in the paper registration form along with a NON-REFUNDABLE $50 deposit made out to HPCT to PO Box 1152, High Point NC 27261.

  • Once we process the form and check you will receive an email verifying your reservation. If you have not received a confirmation email 2 weeks after you sent the deposit please send an email to fieldtripswithhpct@gmail.com.

What ages are appropriate for your field trips?

  • We believe Christmas Carol, James and the Giant Peach, and Matilda are appropriate for children 4 and up.

When do I make the final payment for my field trip?

  • Final payment for the tickets is due 1 month before the show. If tickets are not paid for by this time, your reserved seats will be released to the next school on the waiting list. No credit cards will be accepted. 

Do I have to pay for teachers?

  • We allow 1 free teacher for every 15 students.  

What about parent chaperones?

  • Parent chaperones are welcome. They must be included in your reservation, and are charged the same amount as students.

What if I have to cancel a reservation?

  • If you cancel more than 1 month before the show date - you will only lose your $50 deposit.

  • If you cancel  less than 1 month before the show date- no refunds are available.

What if my class size changes after I reserve my group?

  • We understand that numbers could change slightly from the original reservation.  You are able to update your group number up to 1 month before the show. Changes must be sent by email to fieldtripswithhpct@gmail.com.

  • You will be asked to confirm your ticket count 1 month before the show.

  • Less than 1 month before the show date - you may add tickets IF they are available, but you may not decrease the ticket number.

What if there is inclement weather?

  • If the theatre cancels the performance you will be refunded everything except the deposit.

  • If school is closed due to weather and the show still occurs, you will be refunded 50% of your ticket price. It is your responsibility to send instructions on who the check should be made out to and where it should be sent. That information can be sent to fieldtripswithhpct@gmail.com.  

  • There will not be make-up shows.

What if the show is already sold out?

  • We will maintain a waiting list - if you are notified that the show is sold out you will be given the option to be added to that list.

How will I know what to do the day of the show?

  • You will receive an email with instructions on when to arrive, where to enter and park buses, a contact phone number in case you run late and any other pertinent information to that field trip.  This email will go out approximately 1 week before your field trip.

Will there be tickets available the day of the show for parents that want to attend?  

  • If the show is not sold out, any remaining tickets will be available at the door, but this will be on a first come first serve basis. These  tickets at the door must be paid for via cash or check - no credit cards.

Homeschool Groups:

We welcome homeschool groups but please note that you must also follow the same reservation process.  A group must be at least 15 people.  You must purchase a ticket for everyone in your party including small children.  We do not recommend children under the age of 2 attend our field trip shows however if you decide to bring a small children they will require a ticket even if they will be sitting in your lap.

  • We cannot reserve seats as we seat groups as they arrive. We recommend that your group gather together outside the theater and enter together to ensure that you can sit together.   

  • Any unreserved seats will be sold the day of the show and can be purchased at the door payable by cash or check.