Stories from July 1997
Bates Dance Festival presents the high voltage hip-hop senasation Rennie Harris PureMovement

Friday, July 11, 1997 4:19 pm

Rennie Harris PureMovement, an electrifying eight member dance company rooted in hip-hop culture, will perform two powerful new works at The Bates Dance Festival, northern New England's leading contemporary dance presenting and training program, at 8 p.m July 25 and July 26, in Schaeffer Theatre, 305 College St.

Casco Bay Tummlers to perform

Thursday, July 10, 1997 4:11 pm

The Casco Bay Tummlers, a band specializing in a lively brand of Jewish and Gypsy folk music from Eastern Europe known as klezmer, will perform at 6 p.m. July 31. The concert, part of the Bates College Midsummer Lakeside Concert Series, will be held on the open-air terrace overlooking Lake Andrews. The public is invited and admission is free.

Chamber music series to be held at Bates

Thursday, July 10, 1997 4:11 pm

Bates College will present a new series of indoor chamber music concerts...

Women from Kyrgyzstan visit Bates

Thursday, July 10, 1997 4:03 pm

A group of women involved in women's issues and representing non-profit organizations from Kyrgyzstan in the former Soviet Union will participate in an informal reception and discussion at Bates College at 7 p.m. Tuesday. The public is invited to attend free of charge.

Young fiddler to perform at Bates

Thursday, July 10, 1997 3:58 pm

In celebration of the release of her first recording, a young area fiddler will perform in concert at 7 p.m., July 26, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St. The public is invited to attend free of charge.

Middletown Student Receives Fulbright Grant

Wednesday, July 9, 1997 3:54 pm

Robert R. Gatehouse of Middletown, Conn., has been awarded a Fulbright grant by the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board to teach English and study in Chemnitz, Germany. The grant will pay Gatehouse's travel and living expenses during the 1997-98 academic year.

Environmental/outdoor artists available for photo opportunity

Tuesday, July 8, 1997 3:43 pm

Internationally acclaimed environmental/outdoor artists Sara Pearson and Patrik Widrig will be available at 2 p.m, July 16 for a photo opportunity on the location of their newly commissioned site-specific dance performance, A Curious Invasion, inspired by Maine Audubon's Gilsland Farm Sanctuary, located on 118 U.S. Route 1 in Falmouth. The choreographers will choose from the various field and forest habitats to inspire their movement.

The Bates Dance Festival presents 'Alone & Together'

Wednesday, July 2, 1997 3:40 pm

The Bates Dance Festival presents Alone & Together with Sara Pearson/Patrik Widrig...

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