EVENTS

 

April 18, 2015

Date/Time Event
04/18/2015 - 04/30/2015
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Student Art Exhibit
Student Art Exhibit
AEGON Gallery (inside Jones Visual Art Center), Danville KY

FRIDAY, APRIL 10 • Artists’ Reception (hosted by RICE Symposium) 4 p.m. — 5 p.m.

April 27, 2015

Date/Time Event
04/27/2015
6:00 pm

Centre in Texas: Dallas
Centre in Texas: Dallas
Cane Rosso, Dallas TX

Join Centre alumni for dinner at Cane Rosso Restaurant in downtown Dallas.
 
Cane Rosso
2612 Commerce Street, Suite 101
 
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04/27/2015
7:00 pm

Percussion Concert
Percussion Concert
Norton Center for the Arts – Newlin Hall, Danville KY

Under the direction of Jonathan Sharp, the Centre Percussion Ensemble and the African Drumming Ensemble will present a joint concert of music stemming from West European classical style to West African traditions.
 
This event is free and open to the public.
 

April 28, 2015

Date/Time Event
04/28/2015
6:00 pm

Centre in Texas: Houston
Centre in Texas: Houston
Reef, Houston TX

Join Centre alumni for dinner at Reef Restaurant in Houston.
 
Reef
2600 Travis Street
 
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04/28/2015
7:00 pm

Kentucky Ensemble Concert
Kentucky Ensemble Concert
Combs Warehouse, Danville KY

The ensemble, directed by Professor Nathan Link, will present a combination of traditional and contemporary bluegrass, folk, and popular music styles with connections to Kentucky and other parts of the American South. The performance will feature material the ensemble has never played before, performed by many students new to the group this term.
 
This event is free and open to the public.
 

04/28/2015
7:30 pm

CONVO: Caring for ‘Our Brother on the Rack’ — Jane Austen on the Limits of Sympathy
CONVO: Caring for ‘Our Brother on the Rack’ — Jane Austen on the Limits of Sympathy
Norton Center for the Arts – Newlin Hall, Danville KY

The English Program’s annual Bastian lecture features one of today’s most highly-regarded scholars on the work of Jane Austen, who will talk about Austen’s relationship to the historical events of her time. This year’s speaker is Inger Brodey from UNC-Chapel Hill.
 

April 29, 2015

Date/Time Event
04/29/2015
6:00 pm

Centre in Texas: San Antonio
Centre in Texas: San Antonio
Arcade Midtown Kitchen, San Antonio TX

Join Centre alumni for dinner at Arcade Midtown Kitchen in San Antonio.
 
Arcade Midtown Kitchen
303 Pearl Parkway, Suite 111
 
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04/29/2015
7:30 pm

Centre Jazz Cafe
Centre Jazz Cafe
Norton Center for the Arts – Grand Foyer, Danville KY

Have cookies and drinks as CentreJazz performs big band style tunes, as well as contemporary classics and improvisations by Centre students, under the direction of Doug Drewek.
 
This event is free and open to the public.
 

April 30, 2015

Date/Time Event
04/30/2015
11:30 am

Voice Recitals
Voice Recitals
Audrey Gillespie Recital Hall (Grant 114), Danville KY

Students of voice instructor Shauntina Phillips will perform during Common Hour.
 
This event is free and open to the public.
 

04/30/2015
6:00 pm

Centre in Texas: Austin
Centre in Texas: Austin
Benji’s Cantina, Austin TX

Join Centre alumni for dinner at Benji’s Cantina in Austin.
 
Benji’s Cantina
716 West 6th Street
 
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May 1, 2015

Date/Time Event
05/01/2015
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Piano Recitals
Piano Recitals
Gillespie Recital Hall – Grant Hall 114, Danville KY

Piano recitals performed by Centre students of Elizabeth Wolfe, Instructor of Piano.
 
This event is free and open to the public.
 

May 3, 2015

Date/Time Event
05/03/2015
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Spring Open House Event
Spring Open House Event
Norton Center for the Arts, Danville, KY

Join us for an in-depth look at Centre and the admission process. You’ll chat with professors at our “Centre Information Fair,” interact with a panel of current students, and learn what admission offices are looking for when reviewing your  application.

Registration for this event opens soon.

05/03/2015
3:00 pm

Senior Voice Recital • Iva Durand
Senior Voice Recital • Iva Durand
Audrey Gillespie Recital Hall (Grant 114), Danville KY

Music major Iva Durand presents his senior voice recital.
 
This event is free and open to the public.

May 5, 2015

Date/Time Event
05/05/2015
7:00 pm

CONVO: Honors Night
CONVO: Honors Night
Norton Center for the Arts – Newlin Hall, Danville KY

Student achievement celebration.

May 7, 2015

Date/Time Event
05/07/2015
6:00 pm

Centre in Portland
Centre in Portland
Paragon Restaurant & Bar, Portland OR

Join Centre alumni for dinner at Paragon Restaurant & Bar in Portland, Oregon.
 
Paragon Restaurant & Bar
1309 NW Hoyt Street
 
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05/07/2015
8:00 pm

CONVO: Dance Recital
CONVO: Dance Recital
Norton Center for the Arts – Weisiger Theatre, Danville KY

Our annual exploration of the joys of dance. Students choreograph and dance in a series of pieces designed to show their talents. Traditional, modern, contemporary and multi-cultural dance forms are on display on this celebratory evening.

May 8, 2015

Date/Time Event
05/08/2015
7:30 pm

Wind Ensemble Concert
Wind Ensemble Concert
Norton Center for the Arts – Weisiger Theatre, Danville KY

Under the direction of Jaemi Loeb, the ensemble will perform the folk song settings and folk-inspired music of Australian-American composer Percy Aldridge Grainger.
 
This event is free and open to the public.
 

May 9, 2015

Date/Time Event
05/09/2015
3:00 pm

CONVO: Orchestra Concerto Concert
CONVO: Orchestra Concerto Concert
Norton Center for the Arts – Newlin Hall, Danville KY

Concerto competition winners first-year Ben Finch (clarinet), and sophomore Emilie O’Connor (voice), are featured in this orchestra concert. Finch will perform Gerald Finzi’s Five Bagatelles for Clarinet and String Orchestra and O’Connor will perform Exsultate Jubilate by Mozart.
 

May 10, 2015

Date/Time Event
05/10/2015
3:00 pm

CONVO: Mozart’s Requiem
CONVO: Mozart’s Requiem
Norton Center for the Arts – Newlin Hall, Danville KY

The College Choir plus a few community singers will perform under the direction of Barbara Hall. The work, written in 1791, contains some of the very last notes the composer wrote, though not the complete notes of the score. Finished by his student, F.X. Süssmayr, the work has been heard around the world in concerts and as a commemorative work for people such as John F. Kennedy, Martin Luther King, the students who died at Kent State University, and the people who lost their lives on 9/11.
 
This event is free and open to the public.
 

May 11, 2015

Date/Time Event
05/11/2015
5:45 pm

Voice Recitals
Voice Recitals
Audrey Gillespie Recital Hall (Grant 114), Danville KY

Students of voice instructor Mark Kano will perform various selections.
 
This event is free and open to the public.

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