CAPA offers two course pathways:
CAPA provides a full-time curriculum covering the three art forms of Dance, Drama and Singing through a combination of BTEC and A-level courses – BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Performing Arts, A-Level Dance and A-Level Drama. Students gain extensive practical training including Acting, Directing, Musical Theatre, Jazz, Ballet, Singing, Contemporary, Choreography, Urban, Devised, Scripted Performance alongside the rigor of academic study exploring the theoretical concepts of Dance and Drama.
Jazz Urban Contemporary Ballet Jazz Choreography Improvisation Body Conditioning Yoga Musical Theatre Physical Theatre Theatre in Education Dance Theory Anatomy Dance analysis and appreciationActing Directing Devised Theatre Scripted Performance Improvisation Voice Contemporary Theatre Musical Theatre Physical Theatre Theatre in Education Theoretical Concepts History of Drama Drama analysis and appreciationHarmony Group Solo Sight Reading Music Theory Repertoire Musical Theatre Gospel Pop ClassicalCAPA’s BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Production Arts and BTEC Level3 90-credit Diploma in Creative Media, provides an exciting and challenging opportunity to develop a wide range of skills in design, technical theatre and multi-media. Students gain training and experience in a wide range of skills and design including: Lighting, Sound, Set Design and Construction, Stage Management, Filming, Video Editing, Photography and Graphic Design.
Set Design Set construction Lighting Design and Operation Sound Design, Editing and Operation Mask-Making Stage Management Crewing Make-up and Prosthetics Design Skills Painting TechniquesSound Editing Single Camera Filming Multi Camera Filming Sound Design, Editing and Operation Video Editing Photography Print based Media
Students also study: Performing Arts in Business, Audition Technique and Preparation, Teaching and Workshop leading skills.