A Closer Look

Careful the things you say…

January 2017

Without doubt, Stephen Sondheim is the most important artist in the history of the American Musical Theatre. He has made his career by repeatedly reinventing the traditions of the genre into something entirely new. Sondheim was essentially raised by Oscar Hammerstein (composer of South Pacific, Oklahoma, Carousel, and The King and I, to name but […]

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2016-2017 Season Announcement!

June 2016

The Norton Center for the Arts is proud to welcome audiences to a new season of incredible performing arts at Centre College. With the belief that the arts have a powerful ability to galvanize and transform a community, the Norton Center is committed to serving as a catalyst that energizes the city and the region, […]

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Ragtime Audition Notice!

November 2015

AUDITION NOTICE Centre College’s Norton Center for the Arts, in conjunction with Phoenix Entertainment, is searching for a young male actor to portray the role of “Young Coalhouse” in the National Tour of Ragtime at the Norton Center on Tuesday, January 26, 2016. REQUIREMENTS: Young Coalhouse is a young African American boy, ideally around 4 years old […]

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Get to know MEMPHIS

March 2015

On Friday, March 27 the critically acclaimed production “Memphis” will perform in Newlin Hall. This musical tells the story of DJ Huey Calhoun, a good ole’ local boy with a passion for R&B music and Felicia Farrell, an up-and-coming black singer that’s ready for her big break. Learn more about this Tony Award winning show before you go […]

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Afternoon Tea with Emily Brontë

January 2015

AFTERNOON TEA IN HONOR OF MISS EMILY BRONTË Tuesday, March 3, 2015 2:00 PM Norton Center Board Room | Centre College Featuring Special Guest Bruce Richardson  of Elmwood Inn Fine Teas $55 Per Person (Price Includes one (1) tickets to Wuthering Heights at the Norton Center on Friday, March 6) Click HERE to view the reply […]

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