CHICAGO: The Musical at the Norton Center for the Arts

After 25 years, CHICAGO is still the one musical with everything that makes Broadway shimmy-shake: A universal tale of fame, fortune and all that jazz, with one show-stopping song after another and the most astonishing dancing you’ve ever seen. No wonder CHICAGO has been honored with six Tony Awards, two Oliver Awards, a Grammy and…

A Tribute to Dave Brubeck with The Brubeck Brothers Quartet

The Dave Brubeck Quartet made a splash in the jazz world of the 1950s with a singular style that put swing into classical music and defined the sound of West Coast cool jazz. More than a hundred years after Brubeck’s birth, the Brubeck Brothers Quartet unites with Grammy Award-winning soprano saxophonist Roxy Coss to pay…

MOMIX: Alice at the Norton Center for the Arts

Seamlessly blending illusion, acrobatics, magic, and whimsy, MOMIX sends audiences flying down the rabbit hole in Moses Pendleton’s newest creation, ALICE, inspired by Lewis Carroll’s classic Alice in Wonderland. “I don’t intend to retell the whole Alice story” Pendleton says, “but to use it as a taking off point for invention.” Join this dazzling company…

In Harmony: The Commonwealth Tour of the Louisville Orchestra

Join us on the final leg of the Louisville Orchestra’s historic 2023 – 2024 In Harmony tour. Performing with the orchestra under the baton of Teddy Abrams will be the Bluegrass sound of Michael Cleveland and Flamekeeper. Widely considered the Bluegrass fiddler of his generation, Cleveland has been recognized 12 times as the IBMA’s “Fiddler…

Vienna Boys Choir

The illustrious group of child musicians has been delighting music lovers across the globe for six centuries with their purity of tone, distinctive charm, and diverse repertoire which includes everything from medieval to contemporary to experimental music. These gifted musicians with voices of unforgettable beauty are part of four touring choirs that hail from dozens…

Sing & Swing – A Jazz at Lincoln Center Presents Production

This new and highly anticipated touring project from Jazz at Lincoln Center Presents celebrates the Great American Songbook in all of its playful – and sophisticated – glory, brought to life by two of this generation’s brightest stars. Each armed with prodigious trumpet talent and vocal charm, Bria and Benny will re-live and re-imagine some…

Simone Porter at the Norton Center for the Arts

iolinist Simone Porter has been recognized as an emerging artist of impassioned energy, interpretive integrity and vibrant communication. In the past few years she has debuted with the New York Philharmonic, the Philadelphia Orchestra and the Los Angeles Philharmonic; and with a number of renowned conductors, including Stéphane Denève, Gustavo Dudamel, Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Nicholas McGegan,…

Norton Center Debuts New “We Were Here” Exhibition

Centre College’s Norton Center for the Arts announced the opening of its new exhibition, titled “We Were Here:” The African American Experience in Boyle County. The special exhibition is presented in partnership with the Danville Boyle County African American Historical Society (DBCAAHS) and Centre College’s Program in Anthropology and Sociology. “This exhibition tells the story…