Accepting the Unreal Reality

The following story was submitted by Kendra T. from CYT Fredericksburg. for our 2016 My CYT Story Contest. Sometimes we are forced to accept the reality of life even when it’s something that we don’t want to accept. We can try hiding or ignoring the truth but even by doing that it doesn’t change it. When I first Continue Reading

Peace in the Process

The following story was submitted by Morgan T. from CYT Fredericksburg. for our 2016 My CYT Story Contest.     Through CYT I have been able to feel God’s presence in my life. Thought out the whole process of Mary Poppins (our Fall show) one of the things we turned to a lot was prayer. Anytime we didn’t know 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

Do not let Anyone Look Down on You Because you are Young

The following story was submitted by Amanda H. from CYT Sacramento. for our 2016 My CYT Story Contest. My whole life, I was different from everyone else. My parents were divorced when I was really young, my mom has been dealing with a rare form of cancer for 8 years, and my dad is a wounded war Continue Reading

My CYT Story: Saved by HYPE!

The following story was submitted by Grace G. from CYT Fredericksburg. for our 2016 My CYT Story Contest. My CYT story could go on for ages, as would be expected for someone who is going into their 13th show and has basically grown up at CYT. My life has pretty much been God, Family, School, CYT. Period. To Continue Reading

My CYT Story: Out of My Comfort Zone

The following story was submitted by Andrew F.* from CYT Portland. for our 2016 My CYT Story Contest. Hi, I’m Andrew*. I’m almost 16 and CYT has affected my life in a way that will be hard to put on paper. As I write this I have amazing memories of the fantastic time I had performing with everyone. Continue Reading

My CYT Story: Everyone has to Play their Part

The following story was submitted by Katie T. from CYT Seattle for our 2016 My CYT Story Contest. The first time I ever saw a CYT show I immediately knew that I wanted to be a part of it. I went to go see CYT Sacramento’s first show, Annie. I was still involved in dance, so I Continue Reading