Brittany Lindsay | Director

Brittany began her CYT career almost 30 years ago as an Our Gang student, was in over 20 CYT productions, and has taught CYT classes. She currently teaches at an Arts school in East County where she directs a show choir, as well as the spring musical. Brittany is thrilled to Direct Annie as she once performed in this production as a student. CYT has always held a special place in her heart, and she is looking forward to singing and dancing with amazing CYT students!

Janie d'Avignon | Musical Director

Janie d’Avignon is glad to be a part of Annie. She is a credentialed music teacher, private voice instructor and a former adjunct professor at SDCC. She has taught in the CUSSD and with CYT/CCT for over thirty eight years and has musically directed over seventy shows including twelve years with Traditions of Christmas. Janie’s passion is singing and back in the day, her acting roles included Maria Von Trapp, Hodel, Guenevere, Marian Paroo, Glinda, Anna Leonowens, Irene Malloy and Marmie from Little Women. Most recently she appeared in Mary Poppins on Mt. Helix.But her favorite role of all time is wife to Chris and Mom to her grown kids, Angella and Aleks. Janie thanks God for the music!

KC Grulli-Miller

KC has been working with CYT for many years now, and has extensive experience in teaching all genre of dance. She is excited to work with the cast of Annie!

Marissa Branca

Marissa is so grateful to have grown up in CYT.  Marissa loves all aspects of musical theater and is especially inspired to help kids bring their gifts to the world.  Marissa is delighted to be a part of the Artistic Team and is very excited to work on Annie! 

Robyn Smith | Show Coordinator

Robyn is so excited to be serving the CYT families and support the Artistic Team.  Her goal is to help bring families together and provide a safe and inclusive environment for everyone!

Janie Cox | Stage Manager

Janie has worked on numerous shows directing, choreographing, or costuming. Putting a show together from start to finish is an exhilarating and challenging experience but she enjoy's every creative aspect of the process.