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Christian Youth Theater to unveil grand staging of 'Cinderella' at Mater Dei Catholic theater

Fri, Jan 20 2012 12:15 PM Posted By: Phillip Brents

The Magic of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s “Cinderella” will come alive on stage at Mater Dei Catholic High School courtesy of Christian Youth Theater. Production dates are Feb. 3-4 and 10-12.

More than 90 South County students will be involved in CYT’s winter production at the school.  
The story of will take theatergoers on the magical and romantic story of a young girl living under the strict rule of her stepmother and two spoiled stepsisters, her fairy godmother, enchanted mice, a pumpkin coach and the dashing prince whose heart she captures.

“Cinderella” keeps true to CYT’s Broadway-style productions captivating audiences with music, special effects and grand staging.

The lead cast features 13-year-old Mia Apalategui (Bonita Vista Middle School) as Cinderella; 17-year-old Landen Baldwin (Otay Ranch High School) as the prince; 15-year-old Elizabeth Figueroa  (Eastlake High School) as the fairy godmother; 18-year-old Lauren Gray (Otay Ranch High School) as the wicked stepmother; 14-year-old Amy Wawryznski  (San Diego Performing High School)   and 18-year-old Jazmin Ruiz (Mater Dei Catholic High School) as the stepsisters.

All seats are reserved. Ticket prices are $12 in advance and $15 at the door. A special rate of $6 is available for groups of 30 or more. For tickets, visit the Web site at www.cytsandiego.org or call 588-0206.

Show days           
Friday, Feb. 3: 7 p.m.
Saturday, Feb. 4: 2 and 7 p.m.
Sunday, Feb. 5: 2 p.m.
Friday, Feb. 10: 7 p.m.
Saturday, Feb. 11: 2 and 7 p.m.
Sunday, Feb. 12: 2 p.m.
    
Location
Mater Dei Catholic High School
1615 Mater Dei Drive, Chula Vista


Performing arts calendar
February
16: Sweetwater district stringfest at Eastlake Middle School
22: Sweetwater district dance concert at Chula Vista High School Performing Arts Center
25: Sweetwater district honor band concert at Chula Vista High School


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