Norton Center for the Arts

Norton Center for the Arts

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Norton Center for the Arts
600 West Walnut Street
Danville, KY 40422
United States

Centre College’s Norton Center for the Arts is an internationally recognized performing arts center. Designed by a member of the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation, the Norton Center offers a variety of world class performances and changing art exhibits. Past performers have included violinist Itzhak Perlman, dancers Mikhail Baryshnikov and Twyla Tharp, the Boston Pops, The Chieftains, Three Dog Night, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Dolly Parton, Vince Gill, LeeAnn Rimes, and musicals such as Rent, Titanic, Annie Get Your Gun, and My Fair Lady. In October 2000, the Norton Center was the site of the vice-presidential debate between Dick Cheney and Joe Lieberman.

Centre is a top-50 liberal arts college that attracts bright, highly motivated students from around the country. It’s the kind of school that provides extras (leadership training, real-world preparation for career success, a global perspective) that cause our students to lead the nation in loyalty. After graduation they give financial support at a rate higher than those of any other college or university.

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Telephone: 
(859) 236-4692

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