Welcome to ātac!

CREATING COMMUNITY THROUGH THE ARTS

We are a non-profit arts organization in downtown Framingham, MA. Founded in 2005, we host high quality, professional musicians and performers as well as being home to a variety of programs, open mics and classes. Our vision includes bringing together a diverse community of artists and art appreciators of all ages, cultures, and interests in a supportive and nurturing environment. 

Welcome to Our Virtual Venue!

Suggested Donation $15

Thank you for joining our live streaming shows! Below you can see the upcoming shows from our virtual venue that will be streamed here in addition to our Youtube, Facebook page and Twitch channel. While it is free to tune in, please keep in mind that this is how the musicians make a living (and how ātac stays open). 


Please use the donation link above to contribute to the show. If you would prefer you can mail a check to:

160 Hollis Street, Framingham, MA 01702 

 

Your support allows us to continue bringing you fantastic music into the comfort of your living room!

 

upcoming events

  • Hansel and Gretel
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    Apr 23, 7:30 PM EDT
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    Tanglewood Marionettes’ production of Hansel and Gretel is based on the classic fairytale by the Brothers Grimm, and features melodies from the Humperdinck opera.
  • The Dragon King
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    Apr 24, 7:30 PM EDT
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    An underwater fantasy based on Chinese folklore, Tanglewood Marionettes’ latest production tells the tale of a wise Grandmother who journeys to the bottom of the sea to seek the Dragon King, and the answers to why he has forsaken the land above.
  • The Milk Carton Kids: Live From The Troubadour
    Mandolin
    Apr 29, 9:00 PM EDT
    Mandolin
    Join us for a unique and very special set spanning 2011-2014, with songs from Retrospect, Prologue, and The Ash & Clay. Now, it’s entirely possible we’ll feel compelled to violate the premise here and include one or two songs from other albums. Just chill out about it. It’ll be more or less on theme
  • Guy & Billy Celebrate 45 Years of Performing Together
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    Apr 30, 8:00 PM EDT
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    Join Guy Van Duser and Billy Novick as they celebrate their 45 year anniversary the only way they know how... with a performance!
  • Utter Hope: A Storytelling Series
    Zoom
    May 01, 8:00 PM
    Zoom
    Utter Hope, a new storytelling series, is blooming in the Boston area this Spring, and you can join us on opening night from anywhere in the world. This curated show offers an evening of uplifting entertainment that’s meant to be shared!
  • Process: Kelsey Leuenberger
    Zoom/Facebook Live
    May 13, 7:30 PM EDT
    Zoom/Facebook Live
    Interdisciplinary Acts In Design
  • The Milk Carton Kids: Live From The Troubadour
    Mandolin
    May 13, 9:00 PM EDT
    Mandolin
    Join us for a unique and very special set spanning 2011-2014, with songs from Retrospect, Prologue, and The Ash & Clay. Now, it’s entirely possible we’ll feel compelled to violate the premise here and include one or two songs from other albums. Just chill out about it. It’ll be more or less on theme

news

programs

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PROCESS

A series of talks with artists and performers

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AMPLIFY

Our series of open mics.
Currently postponed.

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VISUAL ARTS

Home to many artists and community engagement

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GRINDHOUSE

A monthly film series presented by Midnite Romero Society.

Currently postponed.

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LIVE EVENTS

Diverse and eclectic curation of live musicians and performers.

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