Archives for "Dance"

Tuesday

August 11, 2009 2:44 pm

The 2009 Bates Dance Festival in review

A mini documentary introducing the four components of the Bates Dance Festival: The Young Dancers Workshop; The Professional Training Program; The Youth Arts Program; The Presenting Series.

Tuesday

July 7, 2009 8:33 am

Bates, region's arts presenters seek your input regarding cultural events

If you had your druthers, what would be your favorite way to learn about arts and entertainment events in the Lewiston-Auburn region? That’s what Bates and a number of local organizations would like to know. And we’re hoping you’ll tell us.

Friday

May 1, 2009 11:53 am

Routine Facade

From left, Barbara Byers ’10, Kate Taylor ’11, Kaitlin Webber ’11 and Megan Fahey ’11 perform “Routine Facade” choreographed by Claire Parker ’11 for a dance composition course taught by Assistant Professor of Dance Carol Dilley.

Wednesday

April 1, 2009 4:01 pm

Modern Dance Company features work by student choreographers

The Bates College Modern Dance Company offers “Departure Point,” its annual spring concert of new works, in four performances from April 3 through April 6. The Friday performance follows the Mount David Summit, Bates’ annual showcase of student achievement in academics, creative work and community-based research.

Wednesday

November 12, 2008 12:00 pm

Bates dancers present works by celebrated guest choreographers

Choreographers Janis Brenner of New York City, Kellie Lynch of Connecticut and Tania Isaac of Philadelphia have developed dances with Bates students in the course “Dance Repertory Performance.”

Wednesday

October 1, 2008 12:00 pm

Dance concert features works by students, visiting artist Kellie Lynch

Dances created by students and by visiting choregrapher Kellie Lynch are on the program for a Bates College Modern Dance Company concert.

Monday

July 28, 2008 12:00 pm

Bates Dance Festival presents Maine premiere by Scofield & Shuey

Scofield and Shuey’s latest collaboration is part of a long-term project exploring adolescent group dynamics: how and why people fall into or push each other into the roles of “Leader,” “Follower” and “Outcast.”

Wednesday

April 23, 2008 10:24 am

Bates dance program hosts choreographers from Portland, Boston

The Bates College dance program hosts “Home and Away,” a performance featuring dance program director Carol Dilley and colleagues from Portland and Boston, at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 26, in Bates’ Marcy Plavin Studio Theater, on the second floor of Merrill Gymnasium, 141 Russell St.

Wednesday

March 26, 2008 9:36 am

Student choreographers present work in 'Breaking the Ice'

Student choreographers will put their work to the test of public performance in Bates College Modern Dance Company concerts at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 28; 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, March 29 and 30; and 7:30 p.m. Monday, March 31.

Wednesday

February 27, 2008 2:23 pm

World Music Week explores music and dance of India, Indonesia

With the theme “Musical Legacies of South and Southeast Asia,” Bates College students and faculty, as well as internationally esteemed performers, present the college’s World Music Week from March 5 through March 15.