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|

Health and Safety: Kat Edmonson performance canceled

In response to local COVID-19 developments, the Kat Edmonson performance and TasteMAKER Social scheduled for Saturday, March 14, has been canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience this cancellation may cause, however the health and safety of our patrons, presenters, and staff is our primary concern. The Norton Center box office will contact all Kat [...]

By |2020-03-13T11:49:29-04:00March 13th, 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|

Superstar mini-residency coming to Norton Center for the Arts

As Black History Month comes to a close and Women’s History Month begins, Centre College’s Norton Center for the Arts presents a riveting two-day residency. The McGill/McHale Trio will visit the Norton Center on Monday, March 2 to begin a mini-residency, exploring social justice, classical music, and more. “Three of the world’s most prominent [...]

By |2020-02-26T11:45:51-05:00February 26th, 2020|Press|

The Chieftains bringing local groups to the fore in February

February has three world-class performances coming to the Norton Center. Local performers will shine as they have an opportunity to perform with a world-renowned band on the Newlin Hall stage this month at Centre College’s Norton Center for the Arts. The Chieftains, known for transcending musical boundaries and blending tradition with modern music, will [...]

By |2020-02-06T13:41:22-05:00February 6th, 2020|Press|

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|