Archives for "Entertainment and the arts"


January 24, 2012 2:27 pm

Genova ’92, best-selling author of ‘Still Alice,’ ‘Left Neglected,’ to speak

Genova ’92, best-selling author of ‘Still Alice,’ ‘Left Neglected,’  to speak

Lisa Genova ’92, author of the popular novels Still Alice and Left Neglected, speaks at Bates at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 1, in the Olin Concert Hall.


January 10, 2012 9:44 am

Strada ’10 honored for photography

Strada ’10 honored for photography

Alexandra Strada ’10 has received the 2011 InFocus Photography Award.


May 2, 2011 1:47 pm

Quips and quotes overheard during alumni dance reunion rehearsals

A visitor on the first floor of Chase Hall heard muffled footfalls coming from somewhere on the second floor. Climbing…


April 5, 2011 11:11 am

The Burlington Free Press profiles artists and cheesemakers Sessions '99 and Bernhardt '99

Burlington Free Press correspondent Melissa Pasanen profiles Hannah Sessions ’99 and Greg Bernhardt ’99, writing that “the to-do list of…


March 10, 2011 9:05 am

Robin Starr '85 of Skinner Inc. to discuss her career in the arts

Robin Starr ’85, director of the American and European paintings and prints department at the Massachusetts auction house Skinner Inc., returns to Bates to discuss her career in the arts at 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 30, in Room 104 of the Olin Arts Center, 75 Russell St.


January 26, 2011 10:08 am

Brattleboro Reformer reviews Mark Erelli '96 CD 'Little Vigils'

Brattleboro (Vt.) Reformer columnist Dave Madeloni talks with Mark Erelli ’96 about his latest CD, Little Vigils, and how Erelli,…


January 6, 2011 1:27 pm

Post-Standard interviews novelist Elizabeth Strout '77

The Syracuse Post-Standard interviews Pulitzer Prize-winning author Elizabeth Strout ’77 prior to her appearance at the Central Library, where she…


December 2, 2010 3:19 pm

Grammy nod to Metropolis Ensemble founder and director Andrew Cyr '96

In its coverage of Grammy nominations for classical music, the Los Angeles Times reports that the critically and popularly acclaimed…


December 2, 2010 12:17 pm

Daily Mirror profiles arts entrepreneur Dissanayake '09

The Daily Mirror of Sri Lanka profiles Sulo Dissanayake ’09, a native of Sri Lanka who majored in theater and…


September 2, 2010 11:51 am

CBS News interviews employment blogger Pierce '08

CBS News anchor Katie Couric interviews rhetoric major Scott Pierce ’08, who co-writes the blog Tales from the Recently Laid…