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Cary Arts Center

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Nice small venue.

We went to the Cary Arts Center to see a singing show that supported the Breast Cancer Society... read more

Reviewed March 10, 2018
Apex, North Carolina
We went there to see an interesting play

The theater is not terribly large but it was full of people when we went We had reserved seats... read more

Reviewed February 27, 2018
Clair C
Apex, North Carolina
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Reviewed March 10, 2018

We went to the Cary Arts Center to see a singing show that supported the Breast Cancer Society. The show was good and we enjoyed ourselves. The grounds are well kept and the auditorium is a great venue to see local productions. The Arts center...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank SlowPoke59
Reviewed February 27, 2018

The theater is not terribly large but it was full of people when we went We had reserved seats near the front and thoroughly enjoyed the show that we saw

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Clair C
Reviewed January 28, 2018 via mobile

My friend and I went there 1/26/18 and saw the Lucia Micarell show. Seating is tight .....being an old elementary school, it would be nice to upgrade to larger, more adult sized isles and seats. The venue itself was clean and layer out nicely.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Osandy
Reviewed January 14, 2018

I've had the opportunity to attend numerous productions, classes and events at the Cary Art Center. This facility is a jewel for the Town of Cary. They have done a great job converting a former school into a center of culture and art. The productions...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank elandja
Reviewed November 9, 2017

Cary art center is a great facility for learning different artistic disciplines. You can learn to paint with oils or acrylics or work with metals , It is also an art gallery

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank rsmithjr
Reviewed October 3, 2017

By restoring this old elementary and high school, the community benefits greatly with it's multiple uses. Art on display, concerts by local choruses and bands, plays with local people... all in a very comfortable setting.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Roy G
Reviewed October 3, 2017

we went with friends and saw guys and dolls by the cary players. it was really good. so good we purchased season tickets.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank gary a
Reviewed July 26, 2017

We were extremely happy and impressed with the preservation and repurposeing of the previous Cary High School. There were all types of art classes- glass making, sewing, drawing, drama- for children and adults going on the Sat. we visited. Most enjoyable were the wonderful displays...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank ktnc2015
Reviewed May 17, 2017

Art classes and sewing classes have been a favorite of my 10 year old for several years. All the instructors have been great, and my daughter will be back!

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Eric S
Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

Cary Arts Center is located in the heart of Cary downtown. We have attended several performances, and it a neat place!

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank KarinLog
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