Archives for "Theater"

Monday

November 11, 2013 10:27 am

Bates welcomes new faculty: Brooke O’Harra, theater

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.”

Monday

November 4, 2013 10:44 am

Student directors present three short plays

Student directors present three short plays

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

Wednesday

October 16, 2013 3:34 pm

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

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.

Wednesday

September 25, 2013 3:31 pm

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

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.

Friday

August 23, 2013 8:26 am

Tributes to retiring faculty of 2013: Baker, Hayward, Kuritz, Shulman, Thomas

Tributes to retiring faculty of 2013: Baker, Hayward, Kuritz, Shulman, Thomas

At the final faculty meeting of the year, each retiring professor is honored by a colleague who offers a spoken tribute.

Thursday

July 25, 2013 2:11 pm

Theater and Dance, Fall 2013

The year in Theater and Dance begins with our annual Open House in Schaeffer Theatre at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Sept….

Thursday

May 23, 2013 2:46 pm

Faculty to perform Headlong Dance Theater piece in Portland

Faculty to perform Headlong Dance Theater piece in Portland

Faculty from Bates and Colby colleges perform the Maine premiere of a piece by Philadelphia’s Headlong Dance Theater on May 28-29.

Wednesday

May 22, 2013 2:15 pm

Boston Spirit Magazine blog profiles On the Town actor John Ambrosino ’01

Boston Spirit Magazine blog profiles On the Town actor John Ambrosino ’01

Ambrosino has a lead role in the production of On the Town at Boston’s Lyric Stage, May 10 to June 8.

Friday

May 10, 2013 9:50 am

Video: Classmates Pringle, Gottwald return to develop ‘Tour, Teach, Perform’ piece

Video: Classmates Pringle, Gottwald return to develop ‘Tour, Teach, Perform’ piece

Choreographer and dancer Erin Gottwald ’98 joins rapper, writer, actor and director Postell Pringle ’98 to lead longstanding Short Term unit “Tour Teach Perform.”

Tuesday

April 9, 2013 4:31 pm

Pringle ’98, star of hip-hop ‘Othello,’ tells Time Out Chicago how Bates theater helped his rap artistry

Pringle ’98, star of hip-hop ‘Othello,’ tells Time Out Chicago how Bates theater helped his rap artistry

Rapper, writer, actor and director Postell Pringle ’98 is winning rave reviews for his star turn this spring in the title role of “Othello: The Remix” at Chicago Shakespeare Theater.