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Here are singers working on one of our projects - an Accapella group, led by fantastic vocalist Alice Higgins. Stay tuned for clips throughout Intensive Week... hours ago 2
It’s Intensive Week at CAPA College!! Our Year 2 Production and Media students are taking over ALL Social Media, so keep an eye out for all the exciting posts from us this week! #Takeover #ProductionandMedia #PerformingArts #CAPACollege hours ago 2
Our Community and Outreach programme CHARGE has got underway with a "Roar!" this week. Here are our students making a fabulous sound with help from some of incredibly enthusiastic and energetic visitors from @MyWakefield@Care4UsWakey days ago 7
Our Open Day on Sunday 24th Nov is now fully booked!! Don't worry, there are still a handful of places left for January 19th. Head over to to book your place. days ago 9
The Media and Production students have been out and about at the fantastic @ASFfest Short Film Festival in York. Hopefully they'll get plenty of inspiration for their own film projects! To find out about the opportunities on their pathway, please visit days ago 1
More fantastic news from unstoppable alumna @emilymaewalker cast in the title role of the new Pippi Longstocking musical! What a cute picture - we know she'll be totally lovable in this role! weeks ago 3
RT @tomstannard: Latest aerial view of the new city centre ⁦@CAPACOLLEGE⁩ site earlier this morning #Wakefield #localgov #econdev #skills #…2 weeks ago 4
While staff and students enjoy a hard-earned half term break, @ClugstonConst have been very busy down on Mulberry Way! So exciting to see the steel skeleton of our new home taking shape, thanks to a bird's eye view from @MyWakefield Here's time-lapse video number 2... weeks ago 13
Hello! Super proud of CAPA College alumni @georgescg97 who made his Elder Price debut in @bookofmormonEU last night in Amsterdam #debut #capacollegealumni #ibelieve weeks ago 3
Super excited to introduce...CHARGE! CAPA College’s NEW Outreach & Education programme. FREE Dance workshops are available to book now for Yorkshire Secondary Schools. Interested? Contact #talentdevelopment #artsineducation #nextgeneration #inspire weeks ago 13

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Bronwyn James graduated from CAPA College in 2012 before gaining a BA Hons in Acting from ALRA. She is now a professional actress with credits which include Hangmen (Court Theatre and West End transfer), Call The Midwife, Cold Feet and the BBC’s The ABC Murders (2018). Bronwyn is best known for the character Fanny Lambert in Harlots. She will return to our screens in ITV’s Wild Bill later in 2019. 

Alex Bowen graduated from CAPA College in 2010 before continuing her Musical Theatre training at Bird College and Arts Educational Schools London. She is now a professional performer, choreographer and teacher. Alex recently took on the starring role of Kiki Dee in the world premier of Dusty alongside Katherine Kingsley and Rufus Hound. We’re thrilled that Alex has returned to CAPA College to teach jazz and choreography to the Class of 2020 as well choreographing two of our incredible Main Stage performances for Move It 2019. 

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Rae Clarke graduated from CAPA College in 2014. She recently completed a BA Hons in Professional Dance & Musical Theatre at Bird College and is now working as a professional model and actress. Since leaving CAPA College Rae has clocked up a number of acting and dancing credits and in 2018 she made her professional debut on the silver screen as part of the ensemble cast of Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again alongside Meryl Streep, Julie Walters and Amanda Seyfried. 

Niall Egan graduated from CAPA College in 2016 before studying for a BA Hons in Contemporary Dance at London Contemporary Dance School. During his time at LCDS Niall worked with the Batsheva Dance Company as well as choreographing his own work for the Robin Howard Dance Theatre and modelling for the London Queer Fashion Show. He has just been awarded an apprenticeship with the Richard Alston Dance Company and will be touring with them in the UK and USA in 2020. 

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