How to Apply

Performing Arts Audition and Selection Process

Complete and return an application form – download here, call 01924 330661 or apply online via www.ucasprogress.com
Applicants shortlisted for audition
Group Audition stage
Auditionees will spend a day in the life of CAPA
Watch a performance by current students
Meet the teachers
Tour the facilities
Participate in a drama workshop audition session
Participate in a singing workshop audition session
Participate in Contemporary/Jazz dance audition workshop
Individual interview
After Step 3, auditionees will receive written confirmation of whether they have been successful or not. Some auditionees may be recalled to a second audition stage (step 4)

Auditionees to prepare and perform short solo performances of dance, drama and singing and sit an interview
Production Arts and Creative Media Interview and Selection Process

Complete and return an application form – download here, call 01924 330661 or apply online via www.ucasprogress.com
Applicants shortlisted for interview
Interviewees will:
Watch a performance by current students
Meet the teachers
Tour the facilities
Participate in a design task
Participate in a technical task
Individual interview

After Step 3, interviewees will receive written confirmation of whether they have been successful or not.

What we are looking for:

Performing Arts:
5 A*-C grades at GCSE equivalent
Passion and enthusiasm for the arts
Outstanding skill in at least one art form, with potential and a desire to improve in all three artforms (Dance, Drama, Singing)
Hardworking and committed attitude

Production Arts and Creative Media:
5 A*-C grades at GCSE or equivalent
Passion and enthusiasm for the arts
Outstanding skill in at least one area of Production Arts or Creative Media, with potential and a desire to improve in all areas
Hardworking and committed attitude