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On the 50th anniversary of the Moon landings, we're remembering Uncle Fester - the only man to have flown there on the wings of love! Here's a throwback to our fabulous #AddamsFamily show last term... #Apollo50th #MOON50 #WhenYoureAnAddams #performingarts #themoonandme https://t.co/1Zw1uVcKf22 days ago 2
Congratulations to current students Kenan, Cholwe and Wil who were shortlisted to attend a final audition today for the prestigious @NYDCompany We hope you have a fantastic day @Sadlers_Wells and Good Luck!! #NorthernTalent #youthdance #capacollege3 days ago 4
So happy to hear this Kaitlin - we're really very proud of you too! https://t.co/lUpT5y8T0T4 days ago 1
There's still time to apply to be part of our outstanding team! We are currently recruiting a Business Development Manager, a Student Administrator and Admissions Officer, and a Student Health, Safeguarding and Wellbeing Officer. Find full details at https://t.co/D92bCYWABs https://t.co/wQL2jQE5GM1 week ago 1
@iamfrankymusic Hello Fran! You have spotted the old logo there, as a brand new free school, CAPACollege has it's own new logo. See if you can spot that one out and about! Hope all is good with you, come and see us soon!1 week ago 0
School's out til September for our amazing students! We are so proud of the incredible progress and their many, many achievements this year. It's hard to imagine a harder working, more supportive, nicer group of young people. Wishing you all a relaxing, fun Summer holiday! https://t.co/j9vibSaUaZ2 weeks ago 7
We couldn't have done it without you Jordan, you've been amazing! Wishing you safe travels as on board Lighting Technician @RoyalCaribbean https://t.co/vdbEbWzHnz2 weeks ago 0
Thanks to our lovely Production and Drama students who have worked so hard on The Addams Family get out today.💪 Unity Hall is nearly back to normal. If you're missing the show already, here are some pictures of our other fabulous cast... https://t.co/CbA3ehRux62 weeks ago 7
RT @KMacleodL1: Got lyrics and lines in my head all day after seeing Addams family @CAPACOLLEGE three times. Loved every performance and th…2 weeks ago 2
RT @AlexBowen92: What a phenomenal run of The Addams Family @CAPACOLLEGE! Awesome students, awesome creatives, absolute dream team!! Congra…2 weeks ago 4

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 which was shown live on BBC2 on Saturday 22nd April. Viewers of the competition saw John-William performing in the Contemporary Dance category heat of the BBC television programme successfully gaining a wild card place in the Grand Final where he competed against 4 other young dancers.  John-William received high acclaim for both his exceptional dancing and exquisite choreography from the panel of top dance industry experts including renowned choreographers Jasmin Vardimon, Katie Prince, Kenneth Tharp, Matthew Bourne and Darcey Bussell. John-William studied Dance and Performing Arts full time at CAPA College graduating this Summer with 4 A* grades in his Alevels as well as successfully gaining a place at the internationally renowned Royal Conservatoire of Antwerp, Belgium where he is now living and studying.

"We are incredibly proud of CAPA College students John-William and Beth who are achieving such amazing success at the very highest level in Dance. Both are wonderful, creative, intelligent, skilful and hardworking students who really make the most of their full time specialist Arts training and education at CAPA College."

NYDC "Tarantiseismic" by Damien Jalet

CAPA College student Beth Emmerson performed with John-William in the duet round of the BBC Young Dancer competition on Saturday again achieving exceptional praise for the standard of both performance and choreography. Earlier in the week Beth performed in the national premiere of Tarantiseismic as a member of the National Youth Dance Company at Sadlers Wells Theatre in London. Following a succession of CAPA College students, Beth successfully gained a coveted place in the National Youth Dance Company last Summer and has  spent every college holiday working alongside renowned choreographer Damien Jalet to create Tarantiseismic. The National Youth Dance Company features top young dancers the from across England who have to undertake a rigorous audition process to secure one of the highly sought after places in the company.