Classes

CAPITAL ARTS AT THE WYLLYOTTS THEATRE, POTTERS BAR

Saturday Rehearsals

12.00 – 1.00

STAGE STARS. Boys and girls aged 5 to 7. Children are trained in singing, dance and drama. This is a fun class where children build up confidence in performing. The class also prepares children for agency auditions.
How to join us

1.00 – 1.30

JAZZ DANCE TROUPE. Students aged 13 – 18. Boys and Girls. Grade 5 minimum required in at least one dance discipline. The jazz dance troupe fronts the Capital Arts Show Choir. Performances include London shows, pop videos, films and international tours.
How to join us

1.30 – 2.00

SHOW CHOIR. Boys and girls aged 8 – 18. Includes boys with changed voices. Singing and dancing. Entry by audition. Show choir rehearses songs from musicals, West End shows and popular music. Performances include London shows, pop videos, films and international tours.

Show Choir has toured Europe, the USA and Canada. The Show Choir children have performed for Mardi Gras Productions at both Sadlers Wells Theatre and the Her Majesty’s Theatre, in London, and for Black Horse Productions at the London Palladium. The Capital Arts Show Choir won the highest mark ever given for gold in a BTDA exam. It was also the first choir to perform at Disneyland Paris, then Euro Disney.
How to join us

 

2.00 – 3.00

MUSIC THEATRE. Drama, dance and singing. Students aged 8 – 18. Entry by audition. Music Theatre produces full stage musicals and children’s operas.
How to join us

 

3.00 – 4.30

CHILDREN’S CHOIR. Boys and girls aged 8 to 16. Boys with unchanged voices. Entry is by audition. The Capital Arts Children’s Choir has a busy schedule of professional work including recitals, concerts, operas, musicals, radio and TV performances, films and international concert tours.
How to join us

Capital Arts Children's Choir: Murder In Suburbia series 1
 
Recording 'Soul Of A Child' at Abbey Road


YOUTH CHOIR SATB choir for students aged 13 – 18. Includes boys with changed voices. Rehearsals are held on Saturdays in the Capital Arts Studio. Times vary according to recording and concert schedules. Rehearsals cover all genres of music.

Youth Choir has performed at the major concert halls in London. It gave the first performance of Bryan Kelly’s ‘Africa’ at the Queen Elizabeth Hall. The choir has also filmed ‘Murder in Suburbia’ series 2, for Granada television.

Capital Arts Youth Choir: Murder in Suburbia series 2

CANTAMUSICA. SATB choir. Open to Youth Choir members, music college students and Capital Arts parents. Rehearsals are held on Saturdays. Times vary according to recording and concert schedules. Repertoire is mainly classical choral works.

Cantamusica gave its debut performance at St. Paul’s Church, Knightsbridge in March 2012.

We also offer individual tuition in:

  • Dance
  • Drama - LAMDA exams
  • Singing
  • Grade 5 theory
  • Music composition



CAPITAL ARTS AT DRAGON HALL, COVENT GARDEN

LONDON CHILDREN'S OPERA COMPANY

The LCOC is an outstanding children's opera and music theatre company based in Covent Garden. The company holds weekly classes and courses throughout the year for youngsters aged 7 to 16 to work with music theatre and opera professionals on new and challenging operas for children, as well as established children's operas and popular musicals. LCOC also auditions children for major opera companies and for West End shows.

If you would like your child to be considered for the London Children’s Opera Company please download an application form and email to LCOC@capitalarts.org.

CAPITAL ARTS EDUCATION OUTREACH SCHEME.

Opera Minor has a strong community base and provides a unique opportunity for local children, from all backgrounds, to experience choral singing, opera and musical theatre. Capital Arts works in tandem with schools in Hertfordshire and North London. All fees covered by grants and sponsorship.

Ask your school if it belongs to the scheme!