Category Archives: Founder’s Corner

How do you incorporate “Judeo-Christian values” into a CYT show?

[The following was contributed by Paul Russell, co-founder and President of CYT] How do you incorporate “Judeo-Christian values” into a CYT show? Good question. After all, CYT does children literature, fairy tales, and Aesop fables. Where are the Christian teachings … Continue reading

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Founder’s Corner: Gratitude for the CYT Family

As I returned home last week from CYT Kansas City I reflected on the amazing outpouring of love and support that CYT, from around the country, sent to the families in Kansas City and to the St. Johns family after … Continue reading

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Founder’s Corner: Change…To Become Different

Have you heard the phrase, “That’s the way we do it”? Some people love change while others resist it. As leaders what should our prospect be on change? Change means to become different. Being different involves risk and with risk … Continue reading

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Founder’s Corner: Something Bigger Than Ourselves

Everyone wants to be included! No one likes the feeling of being “left out.” We all desire to a part of something that is bigger than ourselves. We all want to be a member of some group. Yet we are … Continue reading

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Founder’s Corner: The Ninjas of CYT

Over the years CYT has spent a lot of time and energy talking about acting and singing and dancing. We brag about the quality of our shows and are excited that CYT is the widely recognized as the largest children’s … Continue reading

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Founder’s Corner: Let’s Start A Revolution

The theme of EXPO this year was revolution. Every generation wants to be involved with a revolution. We all look around and see issues and hurting people and say, “I WANT TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE!” We all want to be … Continue reading

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Founder’s Corner: Performing Arts Brings a Sense of Fulfillment

You can see it all over George’s face. He is having the time of his life in the show Aladdin. This picture was taken at CYT Sacramento’s opening weekend in May. The joy and fulfillment that is expressed on his … Continue reading

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