Buzz around CCT returning to Mount Helix with ‘Les Miserables’

The below article was recently published in Refreshed Magazine. Tickets are now on sale for ‘Les Miserables’ and can be purchased HERE. Travis Russell was just a kid when his parents, founders of Christian Community Theater, hosted summer musicals under the stars atop Mount Helix’s amphitheater. “It feels magical,” he said of the outdoor performances. Continue Reading

What is CYT? Travis Russell (and a video) explain.

You may have seen the new What is CYT? video circulating around the webiverse recently. It’s an awesome look into the CYT program as a whole and highlights kids from Affiliates around the country having a blast putting on various productions. It sort of makes me wish I was under 18 again. And while many Continue Reading

Want info about CYT? There’s an app for that.

I have good news and bad news. Bad news: You’ll be spending even more time on your smart phone. (Wait. Is that bad?) Good news: You’ll be playing with the MyCYT Mobile app. Travis Russell (CYT’s Director of Communications and serious tech guru) assisted in its creation, while Joey Amadee was the mastermind (he’s the rockstar Continue Reading

How To Become A Graphic Designer: Q & A With Travis Russell

Travis Russell is the Communications Director here at CYT National. He sat down (from fear of writing) and answered my questions on how to become a graphic designer. Great job on the CYT Fashion designs. Can you tell me how your designs were inspired? They were inspired by how I see kids wanting to wear Continue Reading