Winter Wonderland – It’s a sell out!

CAPA were delighted to present a sell out production of Winter Wonderland. An all singing, all dancing festive celebration featuring all 150 students from CAPA College and CAPA Juniors. CAPA were delighted to receive rave reviews as well as sell out audiences each night!

“Outstanding” Ofsted, September 2014

CAPA are delighted to announce that following their recent Ofsted visit that they have been judged to be “Outstanding.” “Students achieve exceptionally well. Students make excellent progress from their starting points to achieve outcomes above the national average and have been increasing for the last three years. They are extremely well prepared for the next stage in work or education, …

CAPA Alumni Destinations 2014

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, Rambert School of Contemporary and Ballet, Guildford School of Acting, Bird College and Central School of Speech and Drama.

CAPA Exam Success 2014

Well done to CAPA students who celebrated excellent Post-16 exam results this Summer. The overall results were: 100% A*-E 98% A*-C 76% A*-B

West Side Story

CAPA presented a full scale production of West Side Story as its end of year show at the Carriageworks Theatre, Leeds. Created and designed by CAPA’s resident creative team of Musical Directors, Choreographers, Directors and Designers, the production received excellent audience feedback “Fantastic – best yet!” “Wonderful, incredible energy, fantastic performances” “Brilliant, professional, slick” “Astounding – best choreography I’ve seen’”

CAPA Juniors make their debut in a full scale production!

Our first ever cohort of CAPA Juniors performed The Wiz, a full scale musical theatre production that provided a funky, modern twist to the classic Wizard of Oz tale.   An ambitious undertaking with a cast full of 11 and 12 year olds, yet their talent, skills, energy, commitment and stage discipline meant that each performance was a huge success …

CAPA Arts Festival

New to CAPA’s annual programme of performances and events was the CAPA Fringe Festival. An exciting weekend of diverse performances including – Contemporary Theatre performances, Installations, Music Stage, Contemporary Dance performance studio.   Alongside the exciting programme of performances were bars, food and refreshments really ensuring all CAPA Fringe Festival attendees enjoyed a true festival atmosphere.  CAPA Fringe Festival 2014 …

Decades

Final year CAPA Performing Arts students finished the course on a high with amazing performances in their production of Decades.  This ‘feel good’ all singing, all dancing production led the audience through the most memorable and varied songs of the 20th century.  Stunning performances by the whole cast – an amazing way to end two phenomenal years of training at …

Move It 2014

CAPA enjoyed a fantastic time at Move It 2014 at London Olympia.  Alongside a very busy exhibition stand, CAPA performed in the Showcase Theatre and taught a range of  sell-out classes including Ballet, Contemporary and Jazz.  CAPA’s resident company Momentum Dance also attended Move It leading a number of classes plus two main stage performances.

CAPA presents a sell-out production of Cinderella

CAPA and CAPA Juniors completed a sell-out run of Cinderella.  CAPA updated the classic Christmas Pantomime with a modern, contemporary twist jam packed with songs, dances and some very loveable and colourful characters.  Alongside the sell-out evening performances were  sell-out matinee performances attracting Primary School groups from across Yorkshire.  Cinderella was a truly collaborative CAPA production with the stunning design …