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!
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
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!
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