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Friday

August 22, 2014
11:00 am

Ozzie Jones ’92 seeks ‘truth of the words’ in directing all-black Death of a Salesman

How did Jones make the play feel like “a black play written by a black writer for a black audience”?

Ozzie Jones ’92 seeks ‘truth of the words’ in directing all-black Death of a Salesman

Monday

May 12, 2014
4:39 pm

Theater Production Workshop presents bittersweet ‘Little Egypt’

Bates College presents Lynn Siefert’s 1987 play “Little Egypt,” a bittersweet comedy about romance’s roller-coaster rides in a small Midwestern town, May 15-18.

Theater Production Workshop presents bittersweet ‘Little Egypt’

Friday

February 28, 2014
11:24 pm

‘Enjoy,’ a black comedy depicting Japan’s ‘Lost Generation,’ opens at Bates

The style of the play, says director Brooke O’Harra, asks student actors to think “not in terms of character, but instead in terms of clarity and their relationship to their audience.”

‘Enjoy,’ a black comedy depicting Japan’s ‘Lost Generation,’ opens at Bates

Wednesday

January 29, 2014
9:09 am

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.

Renovated Pettigrew Hall welcomes ‘age of the screen’

Tuesday

January 21, 2014
2:54 pm

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.

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

Friday

January 17, 2014
9:37 am

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.

Solo performance to unveil Muslim women’s lives

Monday

November 11, 2013
10:27 am

Bates welcomes new faculty: Brooke O’Harra, theater

At Bates, a college that prepares students for global citizenship, training as an actor is highly valuable, says Brooke O’Harra, assistant professor of theater. Students of acting “have to start to understand how they exist in the world, how they function in relation to others.”

Bates welcomes new faculty: Brooke O’Harra, theater

Monday

November 4, 2013
10:44 am

Student directors present three short plays

Three theater majors present one-act plays in November that they are directing as independent study projects.

Student directors present three short plays

Wednesday

October 16, 2013
3:34 pm

Love’s true meaning is subject of ‘In the Next Room (or the vibrator play)’

Bates theater presents “In the Next Room (or the vibrator play)” through Nov. 4.

Love’s true meaning is subject of ‘In the Next Room (or the vibrator play)’

Wednesday

September 25, 2013
3:31 pm

Not body of work, but work of body: Bates, Colby faculty perform ‘Avalanche’

Faculty from Bates and Colby perform a piece by Philadelphia’s Headlong Dance Theater on Sept. 29.

Not body of work, but work of body: Bates, Colby faculty perform ‘Avalanche’