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Monday

January 30, 2012 4:34 pm

BatesDowntown continues with piano-violin duo

BatesDowntown continues with piano-violin duo

The Olin Arts Center music series BatesDowntown continues with a performance by violinist Dean Stein and pianist Chiharu Naruse on Feb. 3.

Monday

January 30, 2012 2:05 pm

Arts Crawl, Asia Night: Student creativity trumps winter weather

Arts Crawl, Asia Night: Student creativity trumps winter weather

Escape from the Jan. 27 rain and cold came courtesy of the second-annual Bates Arts Crawl, a showcase of student creativity that culminated in the show called Asia Night.

Monday

January 30, 2012 1:58 pm

Video: 2012 Arts Crawl

Video: 2012 Arts Crawl

Student arts showcase culminating with the variety show “Asia Night,” a kaleidoscope of song and dance.

Friday

January 27, 2012 3:56 pm

Bands from afar heading for second annual Community Folk Festival

Bands from afar heading for second annual Community Folk Festival

Contradancing, workshops and performances by musicians from as far away as Montana are among attractions at the second annual Community Folk Festival.

Thursday

January 26, 2012 10:41 am

Cultural critic Touré to speak in Feb. 8 OIE event

Cultural critic Touré to speak in Feb. 8 OIE event

Touré, a journalist and commentator whom Newsweek editor Tina Brown described as “a one-man media conglomerate,” offers his views on race, identity and 21st-century America at Bates on Feb. 8.

Tuesday

January 24, 2012 3:41 pm

Celebrated pianists in classical, jazz coming to Bates in February

Celebrated pianists in classical, jazz coming to Bates in February

In separate February concerts, two young but remarkably accomplished pianists, one playing classical and one jazz, perform at Bates.

Tuesday

January 24, 2012 3:26 pm

‘In the Blood’: Bates presents Maine lumber industry documentary

‘In the Blood’: Bates presents Maine lumber industry documentary

Wiscasset resident Sumner McKane shows his new documentary on Maine logging history, In the Blood, at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 3, at the Olin Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Tuesday

January 24, 2012 2:55 pm

‘BatesDowntown’ series debuts with jazz, classical concerts featuring faculty

‘BatesDowntown’ series debuts with jazz, classical concerts featuring faculty

The Olin Arts Center is launching a new music series, BatesDowntown, in downtown Lewiston with jazz and classical concerts featuring Bates faculty members.

Tuesday

January 24, 2012 2:27 pm

Genova ’92, best-selling author of ‘Still Alice,’ ‘Left Neglected,’ to speak

Genova ’92, best-selling author of ‘Still Alice,’ ‘Left Neglected,’  to speak

Lisa Genova ’92, author of the popular novels Still Alice and Left Neglected, speaks at Bates at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 1, in the Olin Concert Hall.

Tuesday

January 24, 2012 2:08 pm

Poets Kearney, Potter to read in Language Arts Live event

Poets Kearney, Potter to read in Language Arts Live event

Award-winning New England poets Dawn Potter and Meg Kearney read from their work at Bates on Feb. 9.