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Applause! Cary Youth Theatre

Come “Be Somebody” with Applause!

Applause! programs explore and develop theatre skills and encourage participants to share ideas, think creatively, and work collaboratively. Our curriculum includes classes and camps in creative drama, acting, musical theatre, technical theatre/design, dance, and more--plus multiple performance opportunities throughout the year.

For more information, call (919) 465-4792. Join our mailing list.

Summer/Fall 2016 Events and Programs

All Applause! programs take place at Cary Arts Center unless otherwise noted.

Aug. 1              

Fall 2016 class registration opens for Cary residents (Aug 15 for nonresidents).
Fall Program Guide will be available ~Jul 15. 

Aug. 24

Audition and Design Team Interview registration opens for HOLES by Louis Sachar (age 13-18); perusal script available at CAC. Request an audition.

Sep. 6

Design Team Interviews for HOLES, 5-9 p.m. by appointment only.

Sep. 7 

Auditions for HOLES, 5-9 p.m. by appointment only.

Oct 21-23

Applause! presents HOLES by Louis Sachar
Fri.-Sat., 7:30 p.m. & Sun., 3 p.m.
Buy tickets (on sale Sep. 20)

Dec. 5

Winter/Spring 2017 class registration opens for Cary residents (Dec. 19 for nonresidents).
Winter/Spring Program Guide will be available ~Nov. 10.


Rachel Baranski
Performing Arts Education Specialist
(919) 465-4792