Introducing KC's kids to the arts since 1961




Another snow day for KCYA. There will be no classes today, Saturday, February 16th. Stay safe and warm! 





Enroll Now for Spring Break Camps: March 11 - 15



Exciting News - we are thrilled to announce that
Kansas City Young Audiences has joined the
Kennedy Center Partners in Education Program




Classes & Camps For Kids

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. Learn More

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. Learn More

Programs for Schools

 Arts Partners

Building upon our School and Community Programs, we partner with 15 premier arts organizations and specific school districts to provide arts-in-education programs across the entire district. Learn More




Meet our amazing teaching artists!



Host your child's Birthday party with us at KCYA