Mission: Young Audiences New Jersey's mission is to establish the arts as an essential part of young people's education in order to develop their potential as creative and productive individuals. We will be the leader in establishing and defining the gold standard for the arts in the education of young people and in advocating the critical significance of the arts in the development of every child.
Young Audiences of New Jersey is New Jersey's leading arts-in-education organization. We provide performances, workshops, & residencies for school children, and professional development for educators.
Young Audiences of New Jersey remains the first arts-in-education organization ever named a Major Service Organization by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts, and as part of a national network of 34 Young Audiences chapters, the first awarded the National Medal of Arts.
What a great organization!! The performers and teaching artists are the highest quality and the programs inspiring and educational. This is an organization that is expert with pre-school through 12th grade. The customer service is wonderful and the staff is so helpful in guiding you to the artists and programs that are right for your school and your budget.