Archives for "Entertainment and the arts"
November 30, 2009 3:32 pm
The Stanford Daily reports on the “Great American Thing,” a two-day symposium honoring Wanda Jones Corn ’62, professor emeritus at…
September 30, 2009 3:53 pm
A New York Times story notes that Sam Duvall ’05, a philosophy major at Bates, represents both John Isner, who…
July 23, 2009 3:34 pm
The collaboration of Bates Dance Festival musicians known as the One World Music Ensemble performs this week’s installment of the 2009 Bates College Midsummer Lakeside Concert Series at 6 p.m. Thursday, July 30, in the Florence Keigwin Amphitheater at the college’s Lake Andrews.
July 15, 2009 4:01 pm
In its Maine debut, the Battleworks Dance Company appears at the Bates Dance Festival in the world premiere of a collaboration created with composer-percussionist Carl Landa. Performances take place at 8 p.m. Thursday and Saturday, July 16 and 18, in Bates College’s Schaeffer Theatre, 305 College St.
July 15, 2009 3:46 pm
Maine singer-songwriter Carolyn Currie performs this week’s installment of the 2009 Bates College Midsummer Lakeside Concert Series at 6 p.m. Thursday, July 16, in the Florence Keigwin Amphitheater at the college’s Lake Andrews.
July 2, 2009 10:51 am
The New York Times notes the appointment of Caroline Baumann ’88 as acting director of the Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Magazine….
June 11, 2009 11:07 am
The Star Tribune of Minneapolis, Minn., interviews Darsie Alexander ’88, appointed chief curator of the Walker Art Center in November….
June 9, 2009 10:12 am
Opening June 12 at the Bates College Museum of Art are exhibitions of work by two prominent artists with Maine connections, and a third exhibition revealing a compelling response to HIV/AIDS.
May 28, 2009 12:05 pm
A story in The Adirondack Daily Enterprise talks about the YouTube video produced by Dustin Drury ’06 and his New York City improv group, Dr. Coolsex that picks up on the viral Internet humor of the Three Wolf Moon T-shirt, which became wildly popular when it began attracting funny and ironic reviews on its Amazon.com page.
May 21, 2009 3:35 pm
Lisa Genova ’92, whose self-published novel about a professor succumbing to early-onset Alzheimer’s disease became a best-seller earlier this year, offers a talk and reading at Bates on May 20.