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Located in a historic firehouse in the heart of Natick Center Cultural District, TCAN is the MetroWest region's premier performing arts organization. National touring acts have included Don McLean, The Smithereens, Vanilla Fudge, Shawn Colvin, Paula...more
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TCAN is a great place to see a show. Just hope you don't ever need to talk to the manager about anything, because he is not, in my experience, very friendly. The rest of the staff is wonderful.
Date of experience: November 2018
TCAN-Natick, Public Relations Manager at Center for Arts in Natick (TCAN), responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
Hey gosox2018 - while we appreciate your review, you haven't given us much information to act on. We invite you to contact Kerry at TCAN and explain your concerns in a bit more detail so we can address any issues. Thank you!
I've come to TCAN for two shows - Eddie From Ohio and Livingston Taylor. For EFO we were seated on the side of the stage, which was an interesting perspective to see a show (we were too late buying our tickets, so they opened the...More
This an affordable place to see all types of performing acts. And now with the addition of the movie house on the second floor, movies also.
The sound system in the performance area and movie theater are fantastic. The acoustics wonderful.
There is plenty of...More
This venue has done a remarkable job upgrading from its days as a former firehouse. The main stage has quality lighting, nice acoustics and a good sound system run by a knowledgeable engineer. They have recently renovated the top floor (accessible by elevator as well...More
Date of experience: October 2018
TCAN-Natick, General Manager at Center for Arts in Natick (TCAN), responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018
Thank you very much for this detailed review! We love your description of the venue and your experience as a frequent patron. We work very hard to make each performance special for both artist and patron, and we are delighted to get this positive feedback....More
I love getting the flyer for the season of offerings from TCAN. There is such a rich variety of music concerts in a wonderful, small, intimate old firehouse. We even got to see Joan Osborne sing. It was so exciting to! I love being able...More
The Center for Arts Natick (TCAN) is an outstanding venue for both marquee names and local talent, on stage, in the upstairs cinema theater and on the walls of the art gallery space.
I have enjoyed classic films like The African Queen and Casablanca, along...More
Hands down, this is my favorite local music venue! TCAN books top-notch musicians, there isn't a bad seat in the house, and the acoustics are fabulous. My husband and I have been TCAN members for years and attend shows on a regular basis. TCAN is...More
Response from TCAN-Natick | Property representative |
Sandra L is correct - when we reopen after renovations this month, we will have a completely remodeled concession area with beer and wine and snacks. Town of Natick does not permit "BYOB" in any location. Thanks for your... More
Sandra L is correct - when we reopen after renovations this month, we will have a completely remodeled concession area with beer and wine and snacks. Town of Natick does not permit "BYOB" in any location. Thanks for your question.