Durham Public Schools Students Enjoyed an Afternoon of Dance with Gaspard & Dancers!


On Friday, October 5, over 400 students from R.N. Harris Elementary, Githens Middle School and Jordan High School filled Reynolds Industries Theatre at Duke University to see Gaspard & Dancers perform. The show marked the first school performance for the Durham-based company founded by Gaspard Louis a former dancer with Pilobolus Dance Theatre. Friday’s performance … Continue reading Durham Public Schools Students Enjoyed an Afternoon of Dance with Gaspard & Dancers!

We had a fantastic year – Thank you! CAPS Year-end Review


Thank you to our school & community partners, PTA’s, teaching artists, and funders whose generosity helped CAPS reach over 29,000 students, facilitate 472 programs (including artist residencies, workshops, master-classes and performances) in 90 schools & community spaces throughout Durham, Chapel-Hill, Granville and Orange counties. What’s below ~ Highlights in pictures CAPS FY18 sponsors Who we served CAPS … Continue reading We had a fantastic year – Thank you! CAPS Year-end Review

CAPS Artists-in-Schools Fall 2017 Recap!


Throughout Fall 2017, the CAPS program experienced an increase in exposure and programming. This expansion is due to our incredible new teaching artist roster, various new marketing efforts, a successful Arts Education Fair, and targeted engagement with teachers, school districts and the community. Thank you for being a part of our expansion! This recap includes … Continue reading CAPS Artists-in-Schools Fall 2017 Recap!

Meet Yholima Vargas-Aleem – Faces of CAPS Series


Yholima Vargas joins the CAPS program to bring Latin American dance and culture to schools throughout the Durham/Triangle community. Learn more about her performance ” Latin American Dance: Let Your Body Surprise YOU!” here. Special thanks to Cammel Hurse of Cammel’s Photography