The Art of Sheldon Tapley Celebrated at the Norton Center

Floodplain, Pastel on paper, 29 x 61 inches, 1992 Jan. 10, 2020 – Centre College’s Norton Center for the Arts is proud to present the stellar works of renowned artist and Centre College’s Stodghill Professor of Art, Sheldon Tapley. “Sheldon Tapley: Painter and Draftsman” will be on display through May 31 [...]

By |2020-01-17T15:28:58-05:00January 10th, 2020|Press|

Blues, Ballet and Tap: Coming soon to the Norton Center

Norton Center for the Arts Press Release Jan. 9, 2020 – The first month of a new decade is sure to excite at Centre College’s Norton Center for the Arts. Blues, ballet and tap are on deck for central Kentucky’s premier performing arts venue, as well as an art exhibition by one of central [...]

By |2020-01-08T11:34:20-05:00January 8th, 2020|Press, Uncategorized|

Alison Krauss returns to Norton Center for the Arts

Norton Center for the Arts Press Release DANVILLE, Ky. -- The most-decorated singer and female artist in Grammy history is returning to Central Kentucky. Alison Krauss will perform at Centre College’s Norton Center for the Arts on May 6, 2020 as an addition to the Norton Center’s 2019-2020 Season. The event is sponsored by [...]

By |2019-12-10T09:00:32-05:00December 9th, 2019|Press|

Wright Angle exhibit Gallery Talk set for Dec. 5

November 18, 2019 -- A public reception and Gallery Talk for the Norton Center for the Arts’s The Wright Angle exhibit is set for Dec. 5 at 5 p.m. This monumental exhibition about the building and its history is on display at Centre College’s Norton Center for the Arts. The exhibition, which closes on December 13, [...]

By |2019-11-20T13:12:44-05:00November 18th, 2019|Press|

Americana supergroup Hawktail next up at Norton Center

DANVILLE, Ky. (Nov. 13, 2019) — Another opportunity to engage with world-class performing artists is right around the corner at Centre College’s Norton Center for the Arts. On Saturday, Nov. 23, the Norton Center will be humming throughout the day with exciting events, capped by a 7:30 p.m. performance by rising instrumentalist quartet Hawktail. Hawktail, [...]

By |2019-11-20T13:06:33-05:00November 13th, 2019|Press|

Norton Center to host Architecture Festival on Oct. 26

DANVILLE, Ky. (October 11, 2019) – A unique architecture learning experience is coming to Danville, Kentucky. As part of Centre College’s Norton Center for the Arts, THE WRIGHT ANGLE exhibition,  a Bluegrass Architecture Festival will be held on Saturday, October 26, providing a glimpse into the building’s storied past and other Frank Lloyd Wright-related architecture in [...]

By |2019-10-16T09:08:27-04:00October 11th, 2019|Press|

Ticket sales for 2019/2020 Season begin at the Norton Center

Centre College’s Norton Center for the Arts opened public ticket sales for its 2019/2020 performing arts season on Monday, August 19. Tickets, starting at just $15 for all performances, may be purchased online at www.NortonCenter.com, by phone at 1-877-HIT-SHOW, or in person at the Norton Center Box Office. “The Norton Center has always been [...]

By |2019-09-11T15:12:19-04:00August 19th, 2019|Press|

Norton Center for the Arts announces 2019/20 Season

Centre College’s Norton Center for the Arts announces its 2019/2020 Season of live performances today. Along with a boldly diverse lineup of internationally-acclaimed artists, patrons can expect new adventurous events and series subscription options with deeper discounts and more flexibility. “The Norton Center has always been a community gathering place,” said Steve Hoffman, Norton [...]

By |2019-06-05T14:22:17-04:00June 5th, 2019|Press|

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|