Archives for "Arts & Humanities"

Wednesday

March 24, 2004 8:39 am

Senior art majors show work at Bates College Museum of Art

Twelve art majors, three of them from Maine, cap their Bates College careers with the popular Annual Senior Exhibition, opening with a reception at 7 p.m. Friday, April 9. The exhibit at the Bates College Museum of Art, 75 Russell Ave., runs through May 30 and is open to the public at no charge.

Tuesday

March 23, 2004 9:12 am

H. Nigel Thomas, Caribbean writer to read from his work at Bates College

H. Nigel Thomas, a poet and novelist known for his examinations of Caribbean culture, visits Bates College to read from his work at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 25, in Skelton Lounge, Chase Hall, 56 Campus Avenue.

Friday

March 19, 2004 9:51 am

Bates College Choir, Modern Dance Company in weekend performances

The Bates College Choir and the Bates Modern Dance Company offer separate performances Friday and Saturday, March 26-27.

Tuesday

March 2, 2004 11:47 am

Musical pays tribute to World War II spirit

In the annual spring production by the Bates College theater department, Professor of Theater Paul Kuritz directs the World War II-era musical Swingtime Canteen in performances at 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, March 11-13, and 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, March 13 and 14.

Tuesday

February 17, 2004 4:16 pm

Bates presents musical tribute to World War II spirit

In the annual spring production by the Bates College theater department, Professor of Theater Paul Kuritz directs the World War II-era musical “Swingtime Canteen” in performances at 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, March 11-13, and 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, March 13 and 14.

Tuesday

February 10, 2004 10:31 am

Bates honors late theater professor with exhibition, gathering

Friends and colleagues of the late Ellen Seeling pay tribute to this esteemed member of the Bates College theater faculty with an exhibit of her work that opens with a gathering at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 12, in the college’s Ladd Library.

Friday

January 30, 2004 9:20 am

Bates College Orchestra and pioneering American composer to perform in weekend concerts

In a big weekend for music, the Bates College music department offers a concert by the college orchestra and one by pioneering American composer Pauline Oliveros.

Monday

January 19, 2004 11:42 am

Senior's art transforms Perry Atrium

A senior art major’s thesis project has transformed Pettengill Hall’s Perry Atrium, covering most of its three-story glass wall with translucent paintings that flood this popular space with the glowing colors of stained glass.

Friday

December 5, 2003 3:40 pm

Andrucki directs Shakespeare’s ‘Hamlet’

Andrucki directs Shakespeare’s ‘Hamlet’

Regarded by many as the best-known play in the English language, William Shakespeare’s “Hamlet” is the major fall production of the Bates College theater department.

Thursday

October 30, 2003 12:35 pm

Cultural ecologist, philosopher to deliver Andrews lecture

Known as a visionary cultural ecologist and philosopher, David Abram will give a talk titled “Wilderness and Shadowed Wonder: Some Words Against the Forgetting of the Earth” at 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 3, in the Keck Classroom (G52), Pettengill Hall, Bates College. The public is invited to attend the annual Bertha May Bell Andrews Memorial Lecture in Ethics and Education free of charge.