Winter 2019 Community Beneficiary:
KCYA

Kansas City Young Audiences is the largest nonprofit arts education provider for children in the region. If you haven't heard of us, there's probably a good reason...our typical "end user' is a second grader. And they don't usually know it's "arts education." They're too busy learning their multiplication tables through music. Making up hip-hop songs to experience poetry in English class. Or building inner confidence and learning to collaborate with others through plays and other performances.

We ignite learning in Kansas City classrooms with the transformational spark
of the arts!

 

CLASSES & CAMPS FOR KIDS

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The Community School of the Arts (CSA) offers camps and classes in dance, music, theatre, and the visual arts. Our professional teaching artists encourage students to explore and develop their own creative talents and abilities.  More information →

SCHOOL & COMMUNITY PROGRAMS

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Through professional teaching artists we provide schools, libraries and others with classroom workshops, artist residencies and school performance assemblies. These programs utilize the arts to engage students and enhance the learning of numerous academic subjects.   More information →

 

TEACHING ARTISTS

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Our current roster features over 150 artists and presents 165 programs in creative writing, dance, drama, music, and the visual arts. These programs include performances, workshops, and professional development seminars for teachers.   More information →

NEW FACILITY

Our newly remodeled home at 3732 Main Street, the Heart of the City, is the perfect space for our fantastic arts classes but it might also be just right for your next special event, party, rehearsal or meeting. We invite you to come take a tour of our new creative and transformational space!  More information →