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Norton Center – Statement of Solidarity

At Centre College’s Norton Center for the Arts, we mourn the deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, Tony McDade, Philando Castile,Tamir Rice, Eric Garner, Michael Brown, Aiyana Stanley-Jones, Alberta Spruill, and every other person  who has suffered at the hands of systemic racism and police brutality. To those across the country who [...]

By |2020-06-12T15:33:54-04:00June 12th, 2020|Press|

Alison Krauss performance canceled

Due to the unprecedented COVID-19 crisis, the Alison Krauss performance originally scheduled for May 6 at the Norton Center has been canceled. According to tour management, "Out of the abundance of caution for fans, crew and local staff, we have decided to cancel all current 2020 tour dates. All ticket purchases can be refunded [...]

By |2020-06-09T10:39:57-04:00June 8th, 2020|Press|

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra performance at Norton Center canceled

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra has announced the cancellation of its performances throughout the month of May, including its May 10 performance of Mozart’s Paris at the Norton Center for the Arts. “We are very sad that our community will not be able to hear the incredible and professional musicality [...]

By |2020-03-30T11:02:15-04:00March 24th, 2020|Press|

Special Health Precautions Statement

We want to reassure the Norton Center community — partners, presenters, audiences, and staff — that we are monitoring the novel coronavirus [COVID-19] outbreak closely and following updates from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and state and local health officials. While this situation continues to evolve, we are planning on continuing [...]

By |2020-03-11T09:10:17-04:00March 11th, 2020|Press|

Norton Center Salutes: Farmers National Bank

Norton Center Salutes: Farmers National Bank Farmers National Bank has been in a celebratory mood recently as 2019 marks its 140th year of service to Central Kentucky. As the 9th oldest bank in Kentucky, and the oldest operating business on Main Street in Danville, the history of Farmers National Bank runs deep.  Started by [...]

By |2019-09-25T11:51:14-04:00September 25th, 2019|Norton Center Salutes|

It’s not too late to support the 2019 ACTS Fund Challenge

Center College’s Norton Center for the Arts is hosting its second annual Arts for the Classroom Ticket Subsidy (ACTS) Fund Challenge through May 10, 2019. Donations to the fund subsidize free or deeply discounted student matinee tickets, helping to ensure that all area children have access to life-changing arts experiences regardless of their financial circumstances. ACTS student [...]

By |2019-06-04T10:36:47-04:00May 8th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Norton Center Salutes: Sodexo

Pictured above: Miguel Rivas-Executive Chef Sodexo-Centre Dining Service; Kendrick Durham, Asst. Dean of Students at Centre College; Mike Nagorka, General Manager Sodexo-Centre College Dining Service; James Young, Community Friends FoodBank; Julie Cox, Backpack Program-Indian Hills Christian Church; and Betty Jean Burton, Community Friends Food Bank. Sodexo-Centre Dining Services continues to help end hunger in [...]

By |2019-04-08T12:19:31-04:00April 8th, 2019|Norton Center Salutes|

Norton Center Salutes: Applied Behavioral Advancements, LLC

Applied Behavioral Advancements, LLC provides behavior analytic and therapy services to individuals of all ages who have been diagnosed with developmental or intellectual disabilities, traumatic brain injuries, or psychiatric disorders. Established in 2007, ABA, LLC currently serves over 1,200 clients throughout Kentucky. The ABA motto “Innovative Strategies for Unique Individuals” captures their mission of [...]

By |2019-04-08T12:18:19-04:00April 8th, 2019|Norton Center Salutes|

Mesozoic Aquarium: Paleontology Beyond Dinosaurs

Dr. Falk Everybody loves dinosaurs. That’s just a fact. Dinosaurs are huge, awe-inspiring, amazing animals. They’ve been extinct for 66 million years. They inspire our imaginations and stimulate our curiosity. We always want to know more. I had (who am I kidding, I still have) a box of plastic dinosaurs when I was a [...]

By |2019-04-08T12:16:41-04:00April 8th, 2019|Centre News, Notes from the Faculty|

Laughter Through Tears

Dr. Lucas The film success of Steel Magnolias in 1989 opened the door in short order for the likes of Fried Green Tomatoes, Thelma and Louise, Hope Floats, Where the Heart Is, and Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood. One wonders, what is it about Steel Magnolias that made it that kind of power [...]

By |2019-04-08T12:16:15-04:00April 8th, 2019|Centre News, Notes from the Faculty|