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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 |2018-12-01T22:45:20-05:00October 20th, 2018|Centre News, Notes from the Faculty|

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 |2018-10-04T15:29:14-04:00October 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 |2018-10-04T15:27:30-04:00October 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 |2018-10-04T15:30:12-04:00October 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 |2017-06-20T14:50:34-04:00June 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 |2017-05-31T15:11:59-04:00May 31st, 2017|A Closer Look, Student Spotlight|