Arts Education

Chautauqua Institution is committed to providing meaningful arts learning experiences in Chautauqua County schools and beyond. Chautauqua promotes excellence and creativity in engagement with the performing, visual and literary arts in grades Pre-K through 12. These programs cultivate relationships with educators and schools to provide enriching opportunities that demonstrate cutting-edge best practices in arts education.

NEW – in 2022–23, the programs listed below will be funded in part through the Erie 2 BOCES Arts in Education Co-Ser program. Contact Suzanne Fassett-Wright at for details about fee structure and program availability.

Young Playwrights Project
School Residencies
Opera in the Schools
Explore Chautauqua Field Trips