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Take Center Stage!

calling all musicians, poets and performers!

Open Mic Night!

Feature: Elizabeth Thomas
Slam Poetry

NAC Gallery Too!
Thursday, April 16 @ 6:30 PM

mic in the spotlight


Hot Tickets! - Miss Lottie's Cafe in May
In The Theater!


Miss Lottie's Cafe
is part of NAC's
First Friday Live Sounds
Coming in May
Lisa Marien
will portray
Classic Jazz Vocalist
Sarah Vaughan

Buy tickets early.
This show will be a
sell out.


Sarah Vaughan MLC



On Exhibit - NAC Gallery!

See It Now!

Artist / Educators

featuring a showcase by artist / educators at Three Rivers Community College

opening reception:
Friday, April 3

on exhibit through April 25th

gallery hours: 12 - 4 PM
Wednesday through Saturday
and by apppointment



Coming Soon!

Photo 10

Juried Photography Shaw

opening reception:
Friday, May 3


gallery hours: 12 - 4 PM
Wednesday through Saturday
and by apppointment



Live Sounds @ the Donald L. Oat Theater for April


Damon Leibert
The Johnny Come Lightlies
First Friday, April 3 at 8:00 PM

Damon Leibert's unique and energetic fiddle
playing combined with The Johnny Come
Lightlies Irish based roots- rock music will
provide an evening of brilliant stop your
feet and get up and jig entertainment

Damon in red shoes







FF April


At The Cinema!

birdman film poster



presented by the
Norwich Community Cinema

Donald L. Oat Theater

Saturday, April 11
7:30 PM / doors open 7 PM

$7 at the door

Oscar Winner for Best Picture of the Year

For more updates from NCC,
visit their website!


Art exhibits, concerts, open mics. The NORWICH ARTS CENTER continues to host exceptional cultural events in Downtown Norwich. Take a break from the ordinary and join us.

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HOT Tickets

Jim Carpenter & the Hoolios
March 1 at 8 PM

With their unique fusion of Rock, Americana and Latin sounds, the Hoolios return to the Oat stage to deliver another thrilling performance!

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Vagina Monologues
March 15 & 16 at 7:30 PM

Yes, this edgy Eve Ensler monologue play comes again to the Donald L. Oat, with frank discussions of the V-word that range from horrowing to humorous!

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Irish FUNdraiser
March 22 at 6 PM

Keep the spirit of St Patrick's Day going and join us for a night of Celtic music, classic Irish dinner and more!

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Artistic Wanderings 2013
Open Show for all artist
August 2013

More info here »

Thirty Under Thirty
Various Artists
September 2013

More info coming soon!

In the Pink
Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation Show
October 2013

More info coming soon!


Check the gallery page for our exhibit calendar!

Jim Carpenter & the Hoolios
March 1, 2013

A fusion of Rock, Americana and Latin sounds, the Hoolios return to thrill audiences at the Oat!

Eight to the Bar
April 12, 2013

The masters of Swing electrify the room with their irresistibly danceable jump-and-jive tunes! A sold out show every year!

Cool Cat Jazz
May 12, 2013

This ensemble charms audiences with their enthusiatic performances and vibrant jazz sound!

All performances start at 8 PM at the Oat!

More info about our season here »

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