Houston On the Mend With Help From Friends

In one of our last posts, we shared how CYT’s across the nation were banding together to support those affected by the Houston flood in August. CYT families donated funds, sent cards, and offered encouragement and prayer for those who lost their homes. At the time of the hurricane, CYT Houston was in the middle Continue Reading

My CYT Story: Another Home

The following story was submitted by Emily N. from CYT Lafayette for our 2018 My CYT Story Contest. In May of 2011, my family and I went to see CYT Lafayette’s Beauty and the Beast. Although only in the second grade, I was blown away. I saw the kids up on stage and decided I wanted to do Continue Reading

We Are CYT: Family Across the Nation

In late August, on the same weekend as auditions for their fall show, CYT Houston families evacuated their homes when Hurricane Harvey flooded their city. Their homes were damaged, possessions lost, and lives were changed. But during their time of need, families from CYT Baton Rouge, Lafayette, Front Range, New York City, Waco, and Chicago all mailed letters, made donations, and sent gift cards to CYT Houston Continue Reading

My CYT Story: There’s No Place Like Home

The following story was submitted by Emma G. from CYT Lafayette for our 2017 My CYT Story Contest. I had this dream once. I was standing alone on a stage and had to entertain a crowded auditorium by telling them a story. The dream seemed simple enough, but it got me thinking. If I had a microphone Continue Reading

My CYT Story: My Heart is Full

The following story was submitted by Madison C. from CYT Lafayette for our 2016 My CYT Story Contest. My very first CYT show was Annie Jr. I was 10 years old and I remember my very first audition. I sang “Favorite Things” from The Sound of Music and I remember being very nervous. That weekend I also got Continue Reading

My CYT Story: Sick Hook

This story was submitted from CYT Lafayette, as part of our 2016 My CYT Story Contest: Hi! My name is Andrew Palmintier. I am 17 (going on 18) years old. I’ve been in CYT for around six years now (wow has it really been that long?!?) and I’m graduating this May. In six years and Continue Reading

My CYT Story: Back off Bullies

The following story was submitted by Emma G. from CYT Lafayette as part of our #audition contest. Emma won an awesome #audition CYT t-shirt for her submission. Her story will also be entered in our 2016 My CYT Story Competition. It was third grade, I was 8 years old, and transferring to a new school. At Continue Reading