Education and Engagement

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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Kyogen Today

January 2015

At its essence, Kyogen is both comedic and satirical in nature. It pokes fun at the wealthy and powerful in feudal Japan. At the same time, it gets at the heart of what makes people tick and acknowledges, even relishes, our follies and foolishness. For the past six centuries, Kyogen playwrights and actors have shown […]

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Get a Real Job: Arts Education IS Working in the Real World

October 2013

American’s for the Arts, a national arts service organization, recently published the following facts around arts education… A student who has taken an arts education class at least once a school year is: • 4 times more likely to be recognized for academic achievement • 3 times more likely to be elected to class office […]

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community pARTner: The Danville-Boyle County Humane Society

October 2013

The DBCHS is YOUR Humane Society The Mission of the Danville-Boyle County Humane Society (DBCHS) is to promote the humane treatment of companion animals through sheltering, adoptions, community education, and spay/neuter programs. We are a stand-alone, local non-profit entity.  We do not receive funding from national animal organizations and are dependent upon individuals and businesses […]

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Education Spotlight Story: The Impact of Arts Collaboration

January 2013

Each season, the Norton Center for the Arts has the opportunity to collaborate with professional guest artists. This past March (2011), we worked with performers from the Diavolo Dance Company and local educators to teach a workshop at the Kentucky School for the Deaf.  Following the hands-on workshop, a teacher from KSD who participated with […]

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