Created and Written by Douglas PoteMusic and Lyrics by the Carter FamilyFirst Produced and Developed by Barter Theatre, Abingdon, VA Directed by Jimmy O BurdetteSponsored by: Dead Horse Productions, LLC, AndersonThe love story that made country music famous: the great love of A. P. Carter for Sara, a love that produced such distinctive, enduring songs as Will the Circle be Unbroken, Wildwood Flower, My Clinch Mountain Home, and the perennial favorite Keep on the Sunny Side. A. P., Maybelle, and Sara Carter are brought to life in this telling look at the lives and music of the Carter Family and the historic Bristol Sessions recordings.Performances: September 7, 8, 9, 14, 15, 16, 2018Auditions: July 22 @ 2-4 pmSponsored by Dead Horse Productions, LLC, AndersonDisney’s Peter Pan, JRMusic and Lyrics by George Bruns, Winston Hibler, Ted Sears, Sammy Fain, Jack Lawrence, Sammy Cahn, Michael Tumes, Xavier Atencio, Frank Churchill, Oliver Wallace, Ray Kelley;Music Adapted and Arranged and Additional Lyrics by Eric Svejcar; Book and Additional Lyrics by David Zellnik; Based on the play by J.M. Barrie and the 1953 Disney film.Directed by Latoya YoungThe timeless tale of the boy who wouldn't grow up... with classic Disney embellishments. Wendy Darling loves to tell stories to her brothers, Michael and John. But when her father announces she must move out of the nursery, Peter Pan comes to visit and whisks the children away to Neverland — a magical place with the Lost Boys, Mermaids, Indians, and even the infamous pirate, Captain Hook! Based on JM Barrie’s enchanting play, this musical is a magical story for the child in us all. Performances: October 19, 20, 21, 26, 27, 28, 2018Auditions: Aug 11 @ 1 pm & Aug 12 @ 4 pmSponsored by Integrity Property ManagementTicket prices for this youth musical: Adult $15, college student $7, youth $5 CAYT Shows are for actors aged 10 to 18 (5th to 12th grades)A Seussified Christmas CarolBy Peter BloedelDirected by Sybil ToddImagine a CatIn a Victorian Hatand it may put you in the mood for this whimsical treatment of Dickens' beloved Christmas tale in wacky rhymed couplets. With zoot-fruited juices and binka-bird geese, from Bed-Headed Fred to Timmy Loo Hoo, this tale of glorious holiday cheer is maybe like something Dr. Seuss might have written, if he ever had his way with Dickens’ story. Performances: November 30, December 1, 2, 7, 8, 9, 2018Auditions: Sept. 30 @ 3 pm & Oct 1 @ 6:30 pmSponsored by Shane Smith Allstate Agency, ClemsonDoublewide, Texasby Jessie Jones, Nicholas Hope, and Jamie WootenDirected by Jimmy O. BurdetteOne of the smallest trailer parks in Texas – four doublewides and a shed – is thrown for a loop when the nearby town wants to annex it. Meanwhile, Joveeta Crumpler has already had it up to here with her work, her mama, and her good-old-boy brother, who is taking his participation in a womanless beauty pageant way too seriously. It’s a tough time in Texas when friends, enemies, and neighbors realize they have to work together to save their way of life….such as it is. So come on down to Doublewide for double the fun and you’ll double over in laughter. Performances: January 25, 26, 27, February 1, 2, 3, 2019Auditions: Nov 18 @ 2-4 pm & Nov 19 @ 6:30-7:30 pmThe Lion, The Witch and the WardrobeDramatized by Joseph Robinette from the story by C.S. LewisDirected by Sybil Todd & Cary DoyleWhen four children inadvertently stumble through an old wardrobe into the fantastical land of Narnia, they begin a journey of excitement and fear and triumph, fulfilling ancient prophecies and upsetting the long-standing balance in that magical land as they enter into the on-going struggle between the White Witch and the mysterious, magical, and great lion Aslan. Temptation, chases, duels, and escapes abound in this classic battle between Good and Evil. This is a story of love, faith, courage, and giving. A true celebration of life. A story for us all.Performances: March 15, 16, 17, 18, 22, 23, 24, 2019Auditions: Jan 6 @ 3 pm & Jan 7 @ 6:30 pm CAYT Shows are for actors aged 10 to 18 (5th to 12th grades)Sponsored by Cable Ad ConceptsRated P for ParenthoodBook and Lyrics by Sandy RustinMusic and Lyrics by Dan Lipton & David RossmerDirected by Dave DiGeronimoCome One, Come All! RATED P … FOR PARENTHOOD chronicles every stage of modern-day parenting, from conception to college, with giant doses of heart and humor. Witness the ups and downs of childrearing — from the sublime to the ridiculous — brought to life in musical vignettes, so that you can enjoy them as you too busy to do when you were there! Hilarious, fresh, and decidedly irreverent, RATED P provides all the wistful joy of childrearing … at a fraction of the cost of braces! Performances: May 3, 4, 5, 10, 11, 12, 2019Auditions: Feb 10 @ 2 pm & Feb 11 @ 6:30 pmNote: All Auditions will be held in Cox Hall, next door to the TheatreCall the CLT office at 864-646-8100 for more information!