Young Audiences, Arts for Learning, is a national network serving over 5 million children and youth across the country with its diverse network of 32 local affiliates. Young Audiences of Abilene has been a local affiliate since 1993!
Arts in Abilene
This nonprofit organization operates under the auspices of the Abilene Cultural Affairs Council. Young Audiences of Abilene provides live performance demonstrations, residencies and workshops in music, dance, visual and theatre arts to thousands of young people in Abilene and the surrounding communities each year.
YAA brings together schools, communities and professional teaching artists, creating programs that help make the arts an integral part of the education of area young people. YAA partners with the Abilene Public Library for the FREE Summer Reading/Performance Series and also with the National Center for Children's Illustrated Literature to offer programs for schools touring exhibits.
Inspiring young people and expanding their learning through the arts.