Archives for "Arts & Humanities"

Friday

January 31, 2014 3:23 pm

Soprano, pianist present evening of songs by Austrian composer

Soprano, pianist present evening of songs by Austrian composer

Soprano Karyn Levitt and pianist Eric Ostling perform songs by Hanns Eisler in translations by Eric Bentley on Feb. 7.

Wednesday

January 29, 2014 10:40 am

Slideshow: 2014 Arts Crawl

Slideshow: 2014 Arts Crawl

For the fourth year, the Bates Arts Collaborative presented the Arts Crawl, a celebration of student creativity in the performing,…

Wednesday

January 29, 2014 9:09 am

Renovated Pettigrew Hall welcomes ‘age of the screen’

Renovated Pettigrew Hall welcomes ‘age of the screen’

The $1.2 million renovation features the new Digital Media Studios, a boon for faculty and students who use the screen to teach and learn.

Tuesday

January 28, 2014 1:19 pm

Bates welcomes Brazilian Guitar Quartet, famed for distinctive approach to repertoire

Bates welcomes Brazilian Guitar Quartet, famed for distinctive approach to repertoire

Winners of a 2011 Latin Grammy Award, the Brazilian Guitar Quartet performs at Bates on Feb. 1.

Tuesday

January 28, 2014 10:56 am

Maine composers to present new music at Bates

Maine composers to present new music at Bates

Prominent composers living in Maine present new music at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 31, in the Olin Concert Hall at…

Thursday

January 23, 2014 3:50 pm

Arts Crawl 2014: Schedule of events

Arts Crawl 2014: Schedule of events

A schedule of events for the 2014 Arts Crawl.

Wednesday

January 22, 2014 10:19 am

Bates, Morehouse debate King’s ‘Dream’

Bates, Morehouse debate King’s ‘Dream’

As debaters from Bates and Morehouse colleges made clear, discussing Martin Luther King’s dream raises more questions than it answers.

Tuesday

January 21, 2014 2:57 pm

For MLK Day 2014, award-winning journalist offers ‘Dream’ analysis

For MLK Day 2014, award-winning journalist offers ‘Dream’ analysis

Gary Younge painted a picture of events behind the 1963 March on Washington and King’s speech that, paradoxically, made it all seem both inevitable and fortuitous.

Tuesday

January 21, 2014 2:54 pm

It’s a creative cornucopia as Bates again presents Asia Night, Arts Crawl

It’s a creative cornucopia as Bates again presents Asia Night, Arts Crawl

Bates presents Asia Night and the fourth annual Arts Crawl, a celebration of student creativity in the performing, literary and visual arts, the weekend of Jan. 24-25.

Friday

January 17, 2014 9:37 am

Solo performance to unveil Muslim women’s lives

Solo performance to unveil Muslim women’s lives

Playwright-actress Rohina Malik performs her critically acclaimed one-woman show “Unveiled,” portraying five Muslim women living in a post 9/11 world, on Jan. 27.