Our Story - 10 years in the making!
Founded in 2007 by an arts teacher and adopted by the Clayton Cultural Arts Foundation, Clayton Youth Theater was established to showcase the talents of area middle school and high school students, while bringing high quality productions to central North Carolina. CYT presented its inaugural production, Little Shop of Horrors, in the summer of 2007.
The mission of Clayton Youth Theater is to:
Since 2007, CYT has impacted hundreds of students and entertained thousands of patrons in and around Johnston County.
2007 - Little Shop of Horrors
2008 - Godspell
2008 - Bye Bye Birdie
2009 - Once On This Island
2010 - Pippin
2010 - Fiddler on the Roof
2011 - Our Town
2011 - West Side Story
2012 - Hairspray
2013 - The Matchmaker
2013 - Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
2014 - Almost, Maine
2014 - Aida
2015 - Anatomy of Gray
2015 - Thoroughly Modern Millie
2016 - You Can't Take It With You
2016 - The Little Mermaid
Production Photos & Media
Photos courtesy of Clayton Youth Theater (2007-2016).
My Carolina Today stops by CYT. (July 14, 2015)
Thoroughly Modern Millie performance on My Carolina Today. (July 24, 2015)