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Thursday

March 13, 1997
9:17 am

Bates Dance Festival plans community performance project

The Bates Dance Festival invites senior citizens and teenagers from Lewiston-Auburn and surrounding communities to participate in a three-week intensive workshop, July 28 through Aug. 15, under the direction of choreographer and educator Jeff Bliss.

Thursday

March 13, 1997
9:10 am

'Abingdon Square' to be performed

Abingdon Square, a recent work by playwright Maria Irene Fornes, will be performed at 8 p.m. March 27, 28 and 29, in the Gannett Theater at Bates College.

Thursday

March 6, 1997
9:06 am

Portland Brass Quintet to perform

The Portland Brass Quintet will perform a concert of classical, jazz and blues works at 7:30 p.m. Monday, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St. The public is invited to attend free of charge.

Wednesday

February 26, 1997
3:02 pm

'Let's Talk About AIDS' to be staged at Bates

“Let’s Talk About Aids,” a musical comedy for young people about raging hormones, romantic fantasy and personal responsibility will be performed at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Saturday, March 1 and at 11 a.m. Sunday, March 2, in the Gannett Theater. The public is invited to attend free of charge.

Wednesday

February 26, 1997
2:55 pm

Political analyst to speak at Bates

Writer and political analyst Holly Sklar will explore economics and social analysis at 8 p.m. March 5, in the Edmund S. Muskie Archives, 70 Campus Ave. The public is invited to attend free of charge.

Tuesday

February 25, 1997
2:48 pm

Violinist to perform at Bates

Violinist Janet Packer will perform a recital with pianist Orin Grossman at 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 28, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St. The public is invited to attend the performance free of charge.

Tuesday

February 25, 1997
2:34 pm

Feminist writer to speak

Essayist and poet Katha Pollit will speak on women in leadership as part of a lecture series, “Women and Public Policy in the Next Century” at 7:30 p.m. March 10, in the Edmund S. Muskie Archives, 70 Campus Ave. The public is invited to attend the talk free of charge.

Tuesday

February 18, 1997
1:59 pm

Scholar to discuss medieval wall paintings at Bates

A scholar of medieval studies will explore the topic of wall paintings in English churches as a means to understanding late medieval English poetry in a lecture at 7:30 p.m. March 7, in Room 105 of the Olin Arts Center, 75 Russell St. The public is invited to attend free of charge.

Friday

February 14, 1997
12:00 pm

Classical and medieval studies lecture series to be held at Bates

The classical and medieval studies program at Bates College will present “Far Beyond Town Walls: The Archeology of the Medieval North Atlantic” on Feb. 25, March 13 and March 24. The public is invited to attend the lecture series free of charge.

Friday

February 14, 1997
11:51 am

Specialists to lecture on Japanese prints at Bates

Specialists in Japanese art will speak at Bates College in conjunction with an exhibit, Making Japanese Color Woodcuts, on display at the Museum of Art at Bates College. The public is invited to attend both of the talks free of charge.