The mission of Young Audiences of Massachusetts (YAMA) is to educate, inspire and empower the youth of Massachusetts through the arts. We believe that the arts are an essential component of both formal education and of youth development, and that all students, regardless of backgrounds, talents and abilities, deserve access to the rich educational opportunities inherent to arts learning.


MA Arts Curriculum Frameworks Revised

On June 25, with the public comment period concluded, a revision to the Massachusetts frameworks for arts education were officially submitted for approval by the Massachusetts Board of Elementary...

Fall Showcase Registration Open

Registration is now open for YAMA's Fall 2019 Performing Artist Showcase, to be held Tuesday, September 24, 2019, 9:30 AM – 1:00 PM at   Vinson-Owen Elementary School in...

Now Hiring: Music Teaching Artist for Yearlong Weekly Residency

Position: Part-Time Music Teacher for 3rd grade students Young Audiences of Massachusetts invites you to join our vibrant roster of 13 teaching artists who are part of the weekly Friday Arts...


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