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Centre College's Norton Center for the Arts

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Wonderful Venue for Stage Performances

This is a really nice performing arts center in a small town. Although we were about 10 rows from... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2018
Jim D
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Small Town but Large City Attraction

Danville is a small town, but the Norton Center for the Art's offers performances that you usually... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Jack S
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Batesville, Indiana
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Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

This is a really nice performing arts center in a small town. Although we were about 10 rows from the top, we could see the stage just fine and the audio was great. We went to see “Celtic Woman” doing their Christmas Show which was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jim D
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Danville is a small town, but the Norton Center for the Art's offers performances that you usually find in much larger cities. The main hall is small in size compared to the much larger performance halls, but the acoustics and the lines of sight make...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Jack S
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Beautiful venue with great view of stage Comfortable seats. Top notch acoustics. Would come to a concert here again soon.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 2 February 2018

Went to a concert here last March. For starters, the stage was too small for the normal show to be performed so much of the staging had to be abandoned. The show we saw as a result was NOTHING like what was advertised.... That, however,...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank soccermom101
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Norton Center for the Arts at Center College in Danville, Kentucky is the best! It is a small concert hall, but there isn't a bad seat in the house (honestly). The acoustics are some of the best in the country among similar venues. The center...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

This venue sits on the beautiful Centre College campus in Danville, Kentucky. It's smallish but acoustics are wonderful. We were center stage top balcony and the seats were great for the altitude. The biggest issue is getting to your seat which can be a challenge....More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We went to the stand up comedy show. It was Great!!! This facility is very nice. There is no concession stand... It's more like a snack table and Prices range from $3 to maybe $10... There is no food or drink allowed in the theater....More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Wonderful show, we had great seats, everyone there was fantastic and treated us very well we really enjoyed the show. They had done lovely animals.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank 642charlottem
Reviewed 4 May 2016

Our family has attended events at the Norton Center for over 30 years and have heard countless memorable performances from the Vienna Philharmonic to Yo Yo Ma. Plus, the sight lines and acoustics are the best in KY!

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank teamaestro
Reviewed 1 May 2016

The Norton Center is a really nice small location for concerts, Have been to several there including ZZTop, Smashmouth. Wynona Judd and others and there isn't a bad seat in the house.

Date of experience: February 2016
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Response from CW814 | Reviewed this property |
I think stage left center or stage right center are great...just remember, you will have to either get there early...or climb over folks...this theater is compact.
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