Citi Performing Arts Center is a nonprofit innovator and steward of iconic venues, providing arts, entertainment, cultural, and educational experiences to the greater community.

Community Partners

Citi Performing Arts Center envisions the performing arts center as a nexus, bringing together local arts programs and resources to maximize impact for underserved members of the community. By collaborating with city-wide partners, Citi Performing Arts Center is able to extend our stages into the diverse communities of Boston. Community Partners refer participants, assist with outreach, host programs, and organize committees. Organizations receive advance notice of upcoming programs, participate in the planning and evaluation of Education programs, connect with similar community organizations, and receive complimentary tickets to Citi Performing Arts CenterSM shows. Past Community Partners include community centers, schools, and arts organizations. Current citywide partners include the Boston Centers for Youth and Families, Boston Public Library , and Boston Public Schools through Boston’s Community Learning Initiative. Citi Performing Arts Center is proud to have partnered with over 300 Community Based Organizations since 2003. For information about becoming a Community Partner, please call 617-532-1256.

Participating Community Based Organizations since 2003

A Major Dance Company
ABCD/Mattapan Family Service Center
Adam Street Branch Library
Agassiz Community Center
American Repertory Theatre
Ask Darcie Consulting
B-SAFE @ St. Mary's
Bank of America Celebrity Series
Berklee College of Music
Blackstone Community Center
Boston Alliance of Gay Lesbian Bisexual & Transgender Youth (BAGLY)
Boston Arts Academy
Boston Center for Independent Living
Boston Center for Youth & Families
Boston Children's Chorus
Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center
Boston Conservatory
Boston Latin Academy
Boston Latin School
Boston Lyric Opera
Boston Nature Center
Boston Police Department
Boston Public Library
Boston Public Schools
Boston Renaissance Charter School
Castle Square Technology Center Youth Education Initiative
Castle Square Tenants Organization
Charlestown Boys & Girls Club
Charlestown Branch Library
Charlestown Community Center
Chinatown Adventure Program
City of Boston
City Stage Co.
Codman Square Library
Colombian Dance Company (BAJUCOL)
Community Art Center
Commonwealth Shakespeare Company
Connolly Library
Curley Middle School
Curragh's Fancy
Dickerman School
Dimock Community Health Center
Dorchester House Multi-Service Center
Dorchester Place School Age Program
Dorchester YMCA
East Boston High School
East Boston YMCA
Edwards Middle School
Emerson College
English High School True Hip Hop Culture Program
English Speaking Union Boston Branch
Everett Public Schools
Franklin Park Coalition
Franklin Park Development Tenants Association
Franklin Park Zoo
Freedom House
Friends of Ronan Park
Gately Youth Center
Grant A.M.E. Church Male Chorus
Grove Hall Community Center
Grover Cleveland School
Gund Kwok Asian Women's Lion & Dragon Dance Troupe
Hampshire Shakespeare Company
Harbor Point Boys & Girls Club
Harborside Community Center
Harvard Kent School
Home for Little Wanderers
Horace Mann School for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Huntington Theatre Company
Huntington YMCA
Hyde Park Arts Initiative
Hyde Square Task Force
Hyde Park YMCA
Irving Middle School
Jackson-Mann Community Center
Jamaica Plain Community Center
Jewish Theatre of New England
Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Kid Arts
Kit Clark Senior Services

Jamaica Plain Community Center
Jewish Theatre of New England
Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Kid Arts
Kit Clark Senior Services
Madison Park Community Center
Makeshift Theatre
Mattahunt All-Stars Step Team
Mattapan Community Centers
Mildred Avenue Community Center
Mildred Avenue Middle School
Missing Traces
Mission Hill Main Streets
Mission Main Concerned Residents Committee
Mission Safe
Morgan Memorial Goodwill Industries
Murphy Community Ctr.
Mytown Inc.
Nazzaro Community Center
New Repertory Theatre
North End Against Drugs
Oak Street Youth Center
O'Dwyer School of Irish Dancing
OrigNation Cultural Arts Center
Parents & Community Build Group
Paris Street Community Center
Parker Hill Branch Library
Playhouse Education
Pleasantville Baptist Church
Publick Theatre
Renaissance Center Theatre Company
Revere Public Schools
Rise & Shine Contract Cleaning
Riverside Theatre Works
Roslindale Community Center
Roxbury Boys and Girls Club
Roxbury Center for the Arts Hibernian Hall
Roxbury Preparatory School
Roxbury Presbyterian Church
Salvation Army
SCI Dorchester
Shakespeare & Company
Shakespeare Now!
Shelburne Community Center
Snake Dance Theater
Snowden International High School
Social Justice Education Program
Sociedad Latina
South Boston Boys and Girls Club
South Boston Branch Library
South Boston Community Health Center—Young At Arts
South Boston Neighborhood House
South End Neighborhood Action Program
Spontaneous Celebrations
Sportsman's Tennis Club
St. Mary's Church
St. Stephen's Church
Stajez Dance Company
Stoneham Theatre
Theater Offensive's True Colors
Timilty Middle School
Tobin Community Center
Tynan Community Center
United South End Settlements
Upham's Corner Branch Library
Uptown Dance Center
Vietnamese-American Community Center
Vine Street Community Center
VSA Massachusetts
Watertown Children's Theatre
West End House Boys & Girls Club
West Roxbury YMCA
Willis D. Moore Youth Center
Xcuadron 574
Yawkey Boys and Girls Club
Youth Police & Partnership
Youth Voice Collaborative (YVC)


Programs like these enrich the lives of the community by providing opportunities that might otherwise not be afforded."

Joan, Community Partner

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Thank you and your organization for letting our daughters participate. As part of the South Boston Neighborhood Ensemble they were exposed to people and experiences that will help them grow as individuals."

Parent of City Spotlights Participants