Close Out The Season With Lee Roy Parnell On April 13

The Clayton Center’s 2018-19 Palladian Series goes out in style with the country blues mastery of Lee Roy Parnell. The popular Americana / blues rock artist returns to Clayton on Saturday, April 13, for an 8 PM show. Lee Roy is described as “a fine writer blessed with a rich, soulful vocal delivery and a […]

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Comedic Storyteller James Judd Offers Tips of His Trade

Direct from NPR’s Snap Judgment, comedic storyteller James Judd spoke to a group of Town of Clayton representatives in a masterclass this afternoon, offering tips on how to improve public speaking skills. James is in town to headline the fifth show in The Clayton Center’s Palladian Series tomorrow night – Friday, March 22, at 8 […]

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CYT Rebrands Itself As Carolina Youth Theatre

You are going to be hearing a lot about Carolina Youth Theatre in the coming months. Carolina Youth Theatre is the rebranding of CYT — the popular Clayton Youth Theater, founded in 2007. Carolina Youth Theatre will expand CYT’s premier theatre opportunities to youth across Central and Eastern North Carolina. Clayton Youth Theater has impacted […]

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Miss America To Attend Scholarship Pageant This Saturday at The Clayton Center

Here she is…..Miss America! Nia Franklin, Miss America 2019, will appear at the Miss Capital City, Miss Clayton, and Miss Cleveland Scholarship Pageant at The Clayton Center this Saturday, March 2. Nia was crowned Miss Capital City 2016 on the Clayton Center stage on March 5, 2016. She returns to participate in several activities throughout […]

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CYT’s “The Diviners” Opens Thursday Evening

Clayton Youth Theater presents The Diviners Thursday, February 21, through Saturday, February 23. All shows begin at 7 PM. The Diviners cast has been working diligently since the first of the year to prepare for this week’s production. As always, this dedicated group of middle and high school students are prepared to give their audience […]

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