About Us

Since 1962, YAMA has served as a vital link between Massachusetts’ best performing and teaching artists and the region’s school children.  We advance the artistic and educational development of children and young people to experience, understand, create, and connect in multiple ways.

Art Form
Alistair Moock teaching

Our Programs

Our performance, workshop, and residency programs in dance, music, theater, puppetry, storytelling, and visual/design arts are presented by a broad spectrum of teaching artists and enable children to learn in, through, and about the arts.


News and Events

Discover what exciting happenings are going on with YAMA and our amazing artists.