Norton Center to host Wright Angle exhibit gallery talk, Dec. 5

Centre College’s Norton Center for the Arts will host a public reception and gallery talk for The Wright Angle exhibit on Thursday, Dec. 5 at 5 p.m. The Wright Angle exhibit examines how Centre partnered with the Taliesin Foundation, one of the 20th century’s most acclaimed architectural firms, to build its world-class performing arts center in

By |2019-11-26T18:24:30+00:00November 26th, 2019|News, Norton Center for the Arts|

Centre to host bicentennial Homecoming 2019, Oct. 10-13

HOMECOMING SCHEDULE | See the full schedule of events for Homecoming 2019 here. Centre College will celebrate its Bicentennial Homecoming weekend, Oct. 10-13, with a packed schedule of reunions, performances, sporting events and dedications. “It’s the College’s 200th year, and Homecoming is the icing on that great big birthday cake,” said Megan Milby ’03, director

By |2019-10-07T20:31:09+00:00October 7th, 2019|Bicentennial, News, Norton Center for the Arts|

DramaCentre presents “An Evening of Ives: six short comic plays by David Ives,” Sept. 25-28

As part of Centre College’s Family Weekend, DramaCentre presents “An Evening of Ives: six short comic plays by David Ives.” The show opens Wednesday, Sept. 25 at 8 p.m. and continues through Friday at 8 p.m. and Saturday at 5 p.m. in Weisiger Theatre in the College’s Norton Center for the Arts. The plays were

By |2019-09-25T20:14:28+00:00September 25th, 2019|Drama, News, Norton Center for the Arts|

Centre’s Norton Center for the Arts displays Wright Angle exhibit

In celebration of Centre College’s 200th anniversary, a new exhibit, on display at The Norton Center for the Arts, explores the building's distinct design and its relationship to architectural pioneers Frank Lloyd Wright and William Wesley Peters. The Wright Angle exhibit examines how Centre partnered with the Taliesin Foundation, one of the 20th century’s most

By |2019-09-12T18:15:18+00:00September 12th, 2019|Campus, News, Norton Center for the Arts|

Centre College’s 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 |2019-06-05T18:09:17+00:00June 5th, 2019|Campus, News, Norton Center for the Arts|

Commencement 196 by the numbers

Three hundred and twenty-seven seniors were granted degrees at Centre College’s 196th Bicentennial Commencement, held on Sunday, May 19, at the Norton Center for the Arts. The Class of 2019 leaves a legacy of impressive accomplishments and countless life-changing experiences on campus and across the globe. As we bid them farewell, here’s a final look

Commencement 196 to be streamed live on Centre website

Commencement Headquarters | Live Stream Centre College’s 196th Commencement, featuring an expected 332 graduates, will take place at 3 p.m. on Sunday, May 19, in Newlin Hall of the Norton Center for the Arts. The 2019 graduation exercises will begin with the Baccalaureate ceremony, which will take place in the same location at 11 a.m. that

Mitchell Collins ’19 and Hannah Gibbs ’19 to address annual honors convo, May 7

Mitchell Collins ‘19 (Richmond, Kentucky) and Hannah Gibbs ‘19 (London, Kentucky) will be the keynote speakers at Centre College’s honors convocation on Tuesday, May 7 at 7 p.m. in Newlin Hall in the Norton Center for the Arts. Remarks from the speakers, who are selected by tallying votes from the senior class, are always a highlight

Norton Center aims to increase youth access to the arts

Center College’s Norton Center for the Arts is hosting its second annual Arts for the Classroom Ticket Subsidy (ACTS) Fund Challenge through May 10, 2019. Donations to the fund subsidize free or deeply discounted student matinee tickets, helping to ensure that all area children have access to life-changing arts experiences regardless of their financial circumstances.

By |2019-05-02T13:47:39+00:00May 2nd, 2019|News, Norton Center for the Arts|

Alltech Artist-in-Residence Gregory Turay to perform Easter oratorio, April 13

Centre College’s Alltech Artist-in-Residence Gregory Turay will perform the Easter oratorio “Thy Will Be Done” with 90 classical musicians from the Central Kentucky Youth Orchestra, 120 members of the Lexington Singers and 14 featured international opera soloists in Newlin Hall at the Norton Center for the Arts on Saturday, April 13 at 7 p.m. Now

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