Archives for "Dance"

Wednesday

November 7, 2012 3:57 am

From hip hop to videodance to 1953 classic, dancers leap across genres

From hip hop to videodance to 1953 classic, dancers leap across genres

The Fall Dance Concert represents choreographers from across the country and here in Maine in performances Nov. 10-12.

Wednesday

October 17, 2012 8:29 am

Bates announces new tenure-track faculty teaching in autumn 2012

Bates announces new tenure-track faculty teaching in autumn 2012

Six new tenure-track members of the faculty began teaching at Bates in autumn 2012, representing dance, economics, German, neuroscience and psychology, religious studies, and classical and medieval studies.

Monday

October 1, 2012 12:48 pm

Dance company to revisit landmark ‘Tensile Involvement’ in P&F Weekend concerts

Dance company to revisit landmark ‘Tensile Involvement’ in P&F Weekend concerts

Bates College dancers offer noontime performances of diverse repertoire, including the return of the masterwork “Tensile Involvement,” during Parents & Family Weekend, Oct. 6-7.

Wednesday

August 8, 2012 10:11 am

Dance festival puts ribbon and bow on 30th season with faculty, student showcases

Dance festival puts ribbon and bow on 30th season with faculty, student showcases

The annual “Festival Finale” and three other performances conclude the 30th anniversary season of the Bates Dance Festival.

Tuesday

July 31, 2012 4:37 pm

Bates, British secondary school create internships in performing arts

Bates, British secondary school create internships in performing arts

Bates parent Michael Bettles worked with the Career Development Center to create internships for Bates students at a performing arts center in the U.K.

Monday

July 30, 2012 1:00 pm

Celebrating 30th, dance fest hosts Keigwin, Musicians’ Concert

Celebrating 30th, dance fest hosts Keigwin, Musicians’ Concert

Keigwin + Company, Musicians’ Concert, 30th-anniversary gala highlight a big week for the Bates Dance Festival.

Tuesday

July 24, 2012 4:00 pm

Kate Weare Company returns to dance festival with arresting new piece

Kate Weare Company returns to dance festival with arresting new piece

Kate Weare and her company present their striking new “Garden,” which explores the depths of human relationships, July 27-28 at the Bates Dance Festival.

Monday

July 16, 2012 3:08 pm

Rising choreographer Kyle Abraham presents latest work at Dance Festival

Rising choreographer Kyle Abraham presents latest work at Dance Festival

Kyle Abraham, labeled one of Dance Magazine’s 25 choreographers to watch in 2009, brings his company Abraham.in.Motion to the Bates Dance Festival.

Thursday

July 5, 2012 9:16 am

Rennie Harris and Puremovement open 2012 Bates Dance Festival

Rennie Harris and Puremovement open 2012 Bates Dance Festival

Rennie Harris, proclaimed “hip hop’s grandmaster” by Dance Magazine, returns to Bates with his company, Puremovement, to launch the Bates Dance Festival and present some greatest hits.

Monday

June 18, 2012 11:10 pm

Faculty tenure appointments, promotions take effect in August

Faculty tenure appointments, promotions take effect in August

The faculty members are “outstanding scholars and teachers who have made many contributions to knowledge in their fields.”