Archives for "Arts & Humanities"

Monday

July 27, 2015 9:48 am

Bates Dance Festival: Robert Moses’ Kin looks at liberation movements

Bates Dance Festival: Robert Moses’ Kin looks at liberation movements

Robert Moses’ Kin returns to the Bates Dance Festival with performances of “NEVABAWARLDAPECE” on July 31–Aug. 1.

Monday

July 27, 2015 9:33 am

Concerts on Quad resume July 30 with dynamic Buckwheat Zydeco

Concerts on Quad resume July 30 with dynamic Buckwheat Zydeco

The Concerts on the Quad at Bates College resumes with the crowd-rousing zydeco artist Buckwheat Zydeco at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, July 30.

Tuesday

July 21, 2015 2:55 pm

Esteemed Mexican troupe in New England debut at Bates Dance Festival

Esteemed Mexican troupe in New England debut at Bates Dance Festival

The leading Mexican dance troupe Delfos Danza Contemporanea makes its New England debut in Bates Dance Festival performances July 24-25.

Monday

July 13, 2015 9:50 am

Dance festival offers East Coast debut of Dorsey work on AIDS crisis

Dance festival offers East Coast debut of Dorsey work on AIDS crisis

Sean Dorsey Dance presents “The Missing Generation,” a dance-theater production that explores the impact of the 1980s AIDS crisis, July 16 and 18.

Thursday

July 9, 2015 12:15 pm

An eclectic showcase kicks off the 2015 Bates Dance Festival

An eclectic showcase kicks off the 2015 Bates Dance Festival

Presenting fresh choreographic voices from festival faculty and alumni, the showcase “DanceNOW” opens the 2015 Bates Dance Festival July 10-11.

Tuesday

June 16, 2015 12:55 pm

Dom Flemons, Buckwheat Zydeco, Stephanie Fogg to play Quad concerts

Dom Flemons, Buckwheat Zydeco, Stephanie Fogg to play Quad concerts

Dom Flemons, former Carolina Chocolate Drop; zydeco artist Buckwheat Zydeco; and the Stephanie Fogg Band perform in Bates College’s Concerts on the Quad.

Thursday

June 4, 2015 12:54 pm

‘Points of View,’ portraits of Hartley, Maine images at Museum of Art

‘Points of View,’ portraits of Hartley, Maine images at Museum of Art

Summer 2015 at the Bates Museum of Art features four photographers’ perceptions of nature and humanity in Maine.

Thursday

June 4, 2015 12:47 pm

Four photographers share ‘Points of View’ on nature in Maine

Four photographers share ‘Points of View’ on nature in Maine

Four photographers explore the boundaries between human activity and the natural world in this summer’s Bates College Museum of Art exhibition “Points of View.”

Thursday

June 4, 2015 11:07 am

Museum of Art shows images of, not by, renowned painter Hartley

Museum of Art shows images of, not by, renowned painter Hartley

The exhibition “The Painter of Maine: Photographs of Marsden Hartley” opens with a reception at the Bates College Museum of Art at 7 p.m. Friday, June 12.

Thursday

June 4, 2015 10:49 am

‘Maine Collected’ opens June 12 at the Bates College Museum of Art

‘Maine Collected’ opens June 12 at the Bates College Museum of Art

“Maine Collected” features selected works by living artists connected to Maine from the Bates College art museum’s permanent collection.