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Portsmouth Area Arts Council Inc

Coloring Kids' Lives With The Arts

paac4kids.org Tax ID 23-7073017


The mission of the Portsmouth Area Arts Council is to integrate the arts into the lives of children and families and to encourage the appreciation of the arts and cultural heritage of the region. 

The Portsmouth Area Arts Council has been serving our region for over 50 years. We provide quality children's shows and programs at the Vern Riffe Center for the Arts on the campus of Shawnee State University and many outreach and education programs to schools and children all over our area.

PAAC is also the parent organization for the Portsmouth Area Children's Theatre, a production company for actors ages 6-18. 

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