Young Audiences New York (YANY) captivates, educates, and inspires children through the transformative power of the arts. With an emphasis on collaboration, YANY partners with New York City schools to design a customized blend of residencies, performances, family activities, and professional development that will best meet the needs of their communities. YANY believes that providing students with arts education positively affects all aspects of students’ learning and influences the development of creativity, cultural awareness, and critical thinking skills.

organizationThe organization has been providing arts learning experiences for children and their families for more than six decades. Find out more about our mission, vision and history.

board 1YANY is supported by a 31-member Board of Directors that work in a variety of industries, ranging from Media to Finance to Education.

Our staff is committed to providing the highest-quality arts education programming to our school partners and their communities. Have a question, they are happy to help!

financialsClick here to download YANY’s most recent financial documents.

Click here to view our current supporters.