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Norton Center Salutes: Ephraim McDowell Health

Tens of thousands of people in central Kentucky depend on Ephraim McDowell for their health care needs as well as the dozens of other services we offer to improve an individual’s health and lifestyle. It’s no wonder, then, that our health care system is a frequent winner of the Quality Award presented annually by [...]

By | 2018-12-01T22:50:39+00:00 December 1st, 2018|Norton Center Salutes|

Comic Twins and Surrealism: Old and New

Comic Twins and Surrealism: Old and New Dr. Morrison In the Marx Brothers’ film Duck Soup (1933), Harpo presents himself as a second Groucho in the famous mirror scene. Harpo’s attempt to impersonate Rufus T. Firefly (Groucho’s character) is met by Groucho’s series of increasingly challenging tests to prove that the reflection he sees [...]

By | 2018-12-01T22:45:20+00:00 October 20th, 2018|Centre News, Notes from the Faculty|

Norton Center Salutes: Farmers National Bank

Norton Center Salutes: Farmers National Bank Farmers National Bank has been in the same place with the same name since 1879 and has been investing in its customers and communities ever since. As the 10th oldest financial institution in Kentucky, the bank considers itself the “tip of the spear” when it comes to supporting [...]

By | 2018-10-04T15:31:12+00:00 October 11th, 2018|Norton Center Salutes|

There’s no place like home(coming) this year at Centre College!

The Broadway National Tour of “The Wizard of Oz,” along with Centre College’s Homecoming prove there truly is “no place like home” this October at the Norton Center Danville, Kentucky — The greatest family musical of all time, the wonderful Wizard of Oz, twists its way into Danville on October 26 in time for [...]

By | 2018-10-04T15:29:14+00:00 October 8th, 2018|Centre News, Press|

The Westerlies ‘blow’ into Danville!

The Westerlies, blow into Danville with Norton Center performance Danville, Kentucky — The Westerlies, a New York-based brass quartet comprised of four childhood friends from Seattle, Washington, will be blowing into town on October 5th to perform at the Norton Center’s Weisiger Theatre. Named after the prevailing winds from the West to the East, [...]

By | 2018-10-04T15:27:30+00:00 October 4th, 2018|Centre News, Press|

A sweet collision of cultures with the Martha Redbone Roots Project

Martha Redbone returns to Kentucky for a sweet collision of cultures at the Norton Center for the Arts Danville, Kentucky — Martha Redbone will be rolling her Roots Project into the Norton Center on September 28th, bringing her “tasty gumbo” of sound to Weisiger Theater. Redbone is a multi-award winning musician and one of [...]

By | 2018-10-04T15:30:12+00:00 October 1st, 2018|Centre News, Press|

Create your own series with the 2017-18 season!

Friends, Welcome to another spectacular season of programs at the Norton Center for the Arts.We are proud to continue to offer our community a full spectrum of performing arts. We hand-pick from the world’s finest artists to create a vibrant and well-rounded season, and then invite you to become the curator and create your own [...]

By | 2017-06-20T14:50:34+00:00 June 19th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Gallery Talk: “Rohming Around”

by Mackenzie T. Nichols Biography Thank you all for coming here today to “Rohm” around these beautiful sculptures, I know that the Norton Center Staff and I really appreciate it. What did you come to see today during your common hour on the last day of classes? Well, you came to see five modern abstract sculptures [...]

By | 2017-05-31T15:11:59+00:00 May 31st, 2017|A Closer Look, Student Spotlight|