Audition Information

CAPA College auditionees:  Due to the adverse weather conditions we have taken the unfortunate decision to postpone tomorrow’s audition (Thursday 1st March).  This is not a decision we have taken lightly however given the continued uncertainty of the weather forecast for tonight and tomorrow morning, along with the long distances that many auditionees are travelling, we feel that it is …

CAPA College Open Days

CAPA College Open Day Events Sunday 10th December 2017 – 11am or 2pm Sunday 21st January 2018 – 11am or 2pm Book now to attend one of CAPA College’s Open Day events.* An exciting opportunity to find out more about studying at CAPA College on one of our four specialist course pathways. Watch performances Observe masterclasses and workshops Meet staff …

CAPA College Public Consultation: We welcome your thoughts and views

Enhance Academy Trust are holding a public consultation on the proposals for CAPA College and we welcome your thoughts and views. The consultation period runs from Monday 13th November until Friday 22nd December 2017. How you can get involved: – Read the CAPA College Public Consultation information booklet available to download here (or a copy can be posted on request). …

Permanent new home for CAPA College announced

Enhance Academy Trust are highly delighted to announce that it has received confirmation that the Department for Education have now successfully agreed a site in the heart of Wakefield City Centre for CAPA College. It is proposed that the site on Mulberry Way, Wakefield will be developed into the permanent purpose-built home of the specialist Post-16 Performing Arts Free School …

Exciting news!! CAPA College will open its doors to students in September 2018

We are highly delighted to announce that the Department for Education has confirmed that CAPA College will open as a DFE-funded Free School in September 2018.  Applications for students wishing to apply to CAPA College will open today. CAPA College, as part of the Enhance Academy Trust, will have its own permanent purpose-built home in the heart of Wakefield. However, …

National success for CAPA College students…BBC Young Dancer 2017 Finalist and National Youth Dance Company Premiere

National success for CAPA College students…BBC Young Dancer 2017 Finalist and National Youth Dance Company Premiere John William Watson – BBC Young Dancer 2017 Finalist Two CAPA College students have achieved national success in prestigious major national dance events this week. John-William Watson gained a place in the Grand Final of BBC Young Dancer 2017 which was shown live on BBC2 on …

CAPA students progress to top UK & International arts conservatoires & universities

After achieving outstanding post 16 results, CAPA 2016 graduates are successfully progressing to their first choice post 18 destinations across the UK and internationally. We wish our CAPA alumni all the best as they progress to conservatoires & universities including…Arts Educational School, NSCD, Mountview Theatre School, Laine Theatre Arts, Bird College, Rambert School, The Place, PPA, LIPA

Results day 2016!! Best ever results for CAPA College students

CAPA College students have once again enjoyed amazing success in their post 16 results – both Alevel and BTEC. It’s CAPA’s best ever results and students have once again beaten national figures to achieve an outstanding: 83% A*-B, 98% A*-C, 100% A*E.

“Stateside” at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2016

A star-spangled evening of song and dance featuring stunning original choreography, wonderful vocal arrangements, striking production values, all with an American twist. This is a chance to see this most talented cohort of young performers perform together before they progress to some of Europe’s most prestigious arts conservatoires and universities including Rambert School, Urdang Academy, Laine Theatre Arts, Arts Educational …

CAPA Alumni Destinations 2015

Once again, CAPA students have gained places and progressed to some of the UK’s most prestigious Performing Arts conservatoires and universities including Arts Educational School, The Place, Guildford School of Acting, Bird College and Urdang Academy.