About CYT Shows

CYT shows are appropriate for the entire family and are an excellent way to introduce children to the arts! CYT produces one Broadway-style musical each session. Enrollment in CYT classes provides students (ages 8-18) the opportunity to audition for a current production. Students not cast in the show are encouraged to participate in other ways. Depending on age and ability, students (and siblings) can participate on the backstage crew, technical team, or the costume and makeup committees.

Current Shows:

Cinderella

Nov 13 - Nov 15

Denton County
4 Performances
MCL Grand
100 N Charles Street
Lewisville, TX 75057
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Our shows are a unique and exciting endeavor. We work together to create a professional production in just eight weeks. The show and rehearsal process are vital tools in our mission to develop character through training in the arts. Not only will your student learn to perform, but they will also learn who they are and their value as a member of the cast.

CYT Productions are fast-paced. We do an enormous amount in just a few weeks. There are loads of
details to manage, places to be, and responsibilities that all of us carry so that your student’s experience can be the best it can be. This manual has been designed to give you a clear picture of what to expect, what you and your student need to do and when, and how we all can work together for the best show possible.

Auditions

Students enrolled in CYT classes are invited to audition for CYT's current production. Auditions typically consist of a one-minute song performed for the Artistic Team, along with learning and performing a short dance routine. The audition process may also include a “callback” in which a student may be asked to read or sing for a specific character.  Auditions are a wonderful way for students to gain self-confidence and to show the best of their talents!

Parent Committees

Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity!
Psalm 133:1

CYT puts a high value on supporting the family unit through the direct involvement of each family member’s talents, interests and abilities.Parents are the backbone of CYT! Without them, CYT would not be the family-oriented organization that it is, in addition to producing high-quality shows! 

At least one parent of each student cast in the production is required to serve on a CYT Parent Committee. Options include, but are not limited to: costumes, refreshments, props, greenroom, backstage, public relations, sets, docents, technical, make-up, programs, and house management. 

Past Shows

2016 - 2017 Season
  • Winter 2017 - Into The Woods Jr. - Dir: Taryn Cain
  • Spring 2017 - Legally Blonde Jr. - Dir: Tyler Hutchinson
2017 - 2018 Season
  • Fall 2017 - Seussical The Musical - Dir: Tyler Hutchinson
  • Winter 2018 - The Wizard of Oz - Dir. Tyler Hutchinson 
  • Spring 2018 - Disney's Camp Rock - Dir. Michele Thrasher 
2018 - 2019 Season
  • Fall 2018 - Peter Pan, A New Musical - Dir: Tyler Hutchinson
  • Winter 2019 - Annie Jr. - Dir: Jen Logan
  • Spring 2019 - Alice, A Wonder-Full New Musical -  Dir: Kate Gesch
  • Summer 2019 - Lion King Jr. - Dir: Anthony McClure
2019 - 2020 Season
  • Fall 2019 - Disney's Beauty & The Beast - Dir: Tyler Hutchinson
  • Winter 2020 - Junie B. Jones - Dir: Michele Thrasher 
  • Spring 2020 - Matilda, The Musical (The canceled COVID show)