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.



Visiting Artists: Catch them while you can!

In addition to bringing your students the region's best teaching and performing artists, YAMA brings you touring artists from outside of New England through the national Young Audiences, Arts For...

Good storytelling is truly at root of all learning. Knowing this, the Thompson School in Arlington wanted a special program that would expose their students to masters of the art form, give them...


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