Archives for "Arts & Humanities"

Tuesday

October 7, 2014 4:26 pm

Parents & Family Weekend highlights include annual smorgasbord of dance

Parents & Family Weekend highlights include annual smorgasbord of dance

One of the most diverse performance programs in Bates College dance, the Parents & Family Weekend Dance Concert takes place Oct. 11-12.

Tuesday

October 7, 2014 9:05 am

‘Moonlight’ among the gems as pianist Glazer offers Beethoven sonatas

‘Moonlight’ among the gems as pianist Glazer offers Beethoven sonatas

Frank Glazer, a pianist of international renown and a Bates College artist in residence, performs sonatas by Beethoven, including some of the composer’s best-loved, on Oct. 10.

Friday

September 26, 2014 10:10 am

Alumni panel to discuss work experiences in Latin America

Alumni panel to discuss work experiences in Latin America

Three recent Bates College alumni return to campus to discuss how their experiences in Latin America have influenced their working lives in a panel presentation Oct. 2.

Friday

September 26, 2014 9:44 am

Avant-garde poet CAConrad returns to Bates

Avant-garde poet CAConrad returns to Bates

The Language Arts Live series at Bates College presents CAConrad, known for an approach to writing called “(soma)tic poetics,” Oct. 1 and 2.

Friday

September 26, 2014 9:16 am

In Bates residency, Andrew Cyr ’96 and Metropolis offer concert, workshops

In Bates residency, Andrew Cyr ’96 and Metropolis offer concert, workshops

With its performers dispersed throughout the Olin Arts Center at Bates College, New York City’s Metropolis Ensemble presents the innovative site-specific piece “Brownstone” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 2.

Friday

September 26, 2014 8:56 am

Jazz pianist Gerald Clayton performs Oct. 3

Jazz pianist Gerald Clayton performs Oct. 3

Praised by the New York Times for a “huge, authoritative presence,” pianist Gerald Clayton and his band perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 3, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall at Bates College.

Monday

September 22, 2014 4:46 pm

Acclaimed for writings about Yugoslav war, Josip Novakovich to read

Acclaimed for writings about Yugoslav war, Josip Novakovich to read

Josip Novakovich, an award-winning writer known for his depictions of the Yugoslav war of the 1990s, reads from his work on Sept. 25.

Monday

September 22, 2014 4:34 pm

Celebrated countertenor Andreas Scholl opens Bates concert season

Celebrated countertenor Andreas Scholl opens Bates concert season

Andreas Scholl, one of the world’s finest countertenor singers, performs at Bates on Sept. 26.

Wednesday

September 17, 2014 3:12 pm

Erica Rand celebrates appointment to Whitehouse Professorship

Erica Rand celebrates appointment to Whitehouse Professorship

Rand’s scholarship “explores the limits and possibilities of subversion,” said Dean of the Faculty Matt Auer.

Thursday

September 4, 2014 8:00 am

Video: Lewiston children’s poetry inspires thesis music by Catherine Strauch ’14

Video: Lewiston children’s poetry inspires thesis music by Catherine Strauch ’14

For her senior thesis, Strauch collaborated with Lewiston students to produce music inspired by their original poetry.