NEWS

8 04, 2019

Laughter Through Tears

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

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 [...]

8 04, 2019

Norton Center Salutes: First Southern National Bank

By |2019-04-08T12:15:05-04:00April 8th, 2019|Norton Center Salutes|

The First Southern story began in 1982 when 26-year-old, Jess Correll, sought advice from former State Banking Commissioner, Randy Attkisson, about how to buy a bank in Stanford, Kentucky. With a guarantee from family members plus a little cash down, Jess got a loan to close the purchase of Lincoln County National Bank in [...]

15 01, 2019

Norton Center Salutes: Community Trust Bank

By |2019-04-08T11:36:19-04:00January 15th, 2019|Norton Center Salutes|

Photo 1: Danville Main, 462 West Main Street, Danville KY 40422 · 859-239-9200 Photo 2: Danville Manor, 1560 Hustonville Road, Danville KY 40422 · 859-239-9460 Photo 3: Harrodsburg, 570 Chestnut Street, Harrodsburg, KY 40330 · 859-734-4354 Photo 4: Pikeville Main Office, 346 North Mayo Trail, Pikeville, KY 41501 · 800-422-1090 Community Trust Bank provides competitive products [...]

10 01, 2019

Norton Center Salutes: Toyota

By |2018-12-01T22:43:33-05:00January 10th, 2019|Norton Center Salutes|

Toyota on Nicholasville is a full-service dealership specializing in new Toyota car sales, used car sales, financing, and maintenance services. We pride ourselves on being Kentucky’s largest volume dealer* and cater to Central Kentucky area drivers! Since we opened the dealership, we’ve steadily grown into one of the region’s best dealerships! Over the past [...]

1 12, 2018

Norton Center Salutes: Ephraim McDowell Health

By |2018-12-01T22:50:39-05:00December 1st, 2018|Norton Center Salutes|

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 [...]

20 10, 2018

Comic Twins and Surrealism: Old and New

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

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 [...]

8 10, 2018

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

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

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 [...]

4 10, 2018

The Westerlies ‘blow’ into Danville!

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

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, [...]

1 10, 2018

A sweet collision of cultures with the Martha Redbone Roots Project

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

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 [...]

4 06, 2018

Pardon Our Dust

By |2018-06-12T09:49:01-04:00June 4th, 2018|Backstage at the Norton Center, Centre News|

Pardon our dust! The Norton Center is receiving some scheduled TLC. Please note that College Drive is closed for parking, but we are open. The entrance behind the Ex Astris statue (facing the corner of College St and W. Walnut) is available for patron use. If you have any issues or concerns, please call [...]