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Live Sounds at the Donald L. Oat!

steve and lisa marien flyer







Steve Marien & Lisa Marien
February 6

part of NAC's
First Friday Live Sounds


show time 8 PM
doors open 7:30 PM

Don't miss this hot night of JAZZ!!! ORDER TICKETS HERE!

On Exhibit - NAC Gallery!

See It Now!

Small Treasures

featuring work by various local artists

on exhibit through
Saturday, January 31

fine art and fine craft!
great gift ideas!

gallery hours: 12 - 4 PM


Coming Soon!

nightshades postcard for artist joe matovic

jewelry table at small treasures show

drawings & prints by Joe Matovic

opening reception:
Friday, February 6 from 6 - 8 PM

Make Art, Drink Wine!

Zentangle® Wine Down

NAC Gallery Too!
Thursday, February 13 @ 6 PM

$25 (plus $10 starter kit if needed)
Register 24 hours in advance and get $5 off: 860-822-8412

BYOB! No drawing experience necessary!
Create beautiful art while you relax with glass of wine.

Taught by Certified Zentangle® Teacher Carol Dunn

zentangle design

At The Cinema!

begin again poster

Begin Again

presented by the
Norwich Community Cinema

Donald L. Oat Theater

Saturday, February 14
7:30p PM / doors open 7 PM

$7 at the door

From the director of Once comes this indie romance about a jilted singer-songwriter and a disgraced music record-label exec who meet in a chance encounter in New York.

For more updates from NCC, visit their website!

Take Center Stage!

calling all musicians, poets and performers!

Open Mic Night!

featuring artist Joe Matovic
discussing his exhibit Nightshades

NAC Gallery Too!
Thursday, February 19 @ 6:30 PM

Make this night your night at the Mic!

mic in the spotlight


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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