Galleries, Music & Art

The Whitney-Audubon Retail & Arts District remains New Haven’s premier arts community with art galleries, specialty music shops, a high concentration of top arts focused schools, as well as being home to The Greater New Haven Arts Council.

New Haven is a city filled with creative and performing arts. The New York Times referred to New Haven as having “Art everywhere you look.” It’s home to nationally recognized theaters and music venues, art  galleries, dance studios, museums, public art, festivals, creative arts schools and much more. New Haven is known for its vibrant and unique history in arts and culture and proudly welcomes visitors to explore “Big Art in a Small City.”

 

Audubon Strings

Full-service violin shop committed to assisting the string community. Main showroom located in the heart of the New Haven Arts District. Serving private and public music institutions, area universities and symphonies, school systems, as well as individuals by providing support to the string musician community.
63 Audubon St, New Haven, CT 06510 • 203-772-4722 • Visit website


ACES Educational Center for the Arts

(ECA)Part-time honors level arts magnet high school that draws students from twenty-three school districts. Located in the heart of New Haven’s Art community we offer unique classroom and performance rental spaces including a two hundred seat theatre.
55 Audubon St, New Haven, CT 06510 • (203) 777-5451 • Visit website


Arts Council of Greater New Haven

A regional non-profit arts organization serving artists, arts organizations and the general public. At the heart of The Arts Council is a desire to connect both artists and residents of Greater New Haven with vibrant and creative arts experiences. The AC encourages and facilitates a broad array of cultural opportunities and foster unique, non-traditional encounters with art.
70 Audubon St, Second Floor, New Haven, CT 06510 • (203) 772-2788 • Visit website


Creative Arts Workshop

CAW is an educational and cultural resource center devoted to fostering creativity through participation in and appreciation of the visual arts.
80 Audubon St, New Haven, CT 06510 • (203) 562-4927 • Visit website


Foundry Music

The Foundry Music Company is a sheet music retailer located in the heart of the Arts district in New Haven Connecticut.
102 Audubon St, New Haven, CT 06510 • (203) 776-3650 • Visit website


Neighborhood Music School

Walk through the doors of Neighborhood Music School, and you’ll sense something special. You can’t help but feel the unique brand of energy that’s generated when people come together to share artistic experiences. We offer individual and group instruction for students of all ages and experience levels, from toddlers to seniors in the 90’s. In addition to music, we offer dance, drama and over 100 weekly ensembles. Stop by and ask about our introductory lessons and be sure to check out our calendar for concerts, workshops and other community events.
100 Audubon St, New Haven, CT 06510 • (203) 624-5189 • Visit website


New Haven Ballet

The New Haven Ballet provides professional classical ballet training for those in the Greater New Haven Community. Whether you aspire to be a professional dancer or simply dance for the sheer joy of movement, we offer classes for all aged 3 years-adult.
70 Audubon St, New Haven, CT 06510 • (203) 782-9038 • Visit website


Upcoming Events

  1. Creepy Cupcakes at Katalina’s

    October 28 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  2. Learn to Bake a Pie at Katalina’s

    November 4 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  3. NMS Faculty Concert Series – Musical Americana (A Veteran’s Day Tribute)

    November 10 @ 7:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  4. Creative Arts Workshop – BOWL-A-THON

    November 19 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  5. Creative Arts Workshop – Celebration of American Crafts

    November 26 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  6. NMS Faculty Concert Series – Telemania!

    December 8 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  7. Holiday Cookie Swap at Katalina’s

    December 9 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm