Stories about "Creativity"
Photos by Keira Heu-Jwyn Chang
Kate Weare Company returns to dance festival with arresting new piece

Tuesday, July 24, 2012 4:00 pm

Kate Weare and her company present their striking new "Garden," which explores the depths of human relationships, July 27-28 at the Bates Dance Festival.

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Bates students’ art brightens workday for emergency dispatchers

Monday, May 21, 2012 7:22 am

The Lewiston-Auburn 911 Communication Center is a cheerier workplace thanks to two student artists from Bates.

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Audio: poems and prose from Bates’ creative writing majors

Friday, May 18, 2012 4:15 pm

Their adviser, Rob Farnsworth, praised them for their "dedicated commitment to the life of the imagination."

Shown listening to Marc Bamuthi Joseph in April are, from left, Katie Straw '12, Yasin Fairley '12, Ashley Booker '12, dance professor Rachel Boggia and theater lecturer Kati Vecsey. Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
Theater workshop debuts adaptation of Marc Bamuthi Joseph libretto

Thursday, May 17, 2012 11:29 am

Just weeks after Mark Bamuthi Joseph dazzled local audiences with "red, black & GREEN: a blues," a theater production workshop at Bates is debuting an original adaptation of a ballet libretto by him.

A Bates crowd at the Courthouse Plaza on Lisbon Street listens to the all-college a cappella performance that concluded the 2012 "College Night in Town." Photograph by Michael Pasek '12.
College Night in Town: Students, L/A make it a date

Friday, May 11, 2012 4:15 pm

On the inaugural “College Night in Town” it was possible to sample and celebrate, in just a few hours, the diversity of what downtown Lewiston and Auburn have to offer.

Frank Glazer. Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
Artist-in-residence Glazer to perform broad offering of piano music

Thursday, May 3, 2012 3:07 pm

Bates College artist-in-residence Frank Glazer offers piano music spanning the centuries from Haydn to Hovhaness on May 11.

Marc Bamuthi Joseph, shown at center during the "Life is Living" festival, Chicago, 2009. Photo by Bethanie Hines.
‘red, black & GREEN: a blues’ breaks boundaries April 27-28

Tuesday, April 24, 2012 1:22 pm

Bates College and the Bates Dance Festival present this widely acclaimed multimedia production "red, black & GREEN: a blues" April 27-28.

Frank Glazer. Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
Former piano quartet colleagues reunite in Bates concert

Friday, April 13, 2012 3:45 pm

Former colleagues in the New England Piano Quartette, Frank Glazer and Scott Woolweaver join forces again on April 27.

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Opportunity awaits in creative fields, alums tell ‘bootcamp’ participants

Wednesday, April 11, 2012 3:29 pm

It helps to "have a bias towards saying 'yes,'" say Bates alumni who work in creative fields and who returned to campus for a workshop sponsored by the Bates Career Development Center.

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Multimedia: Highlights of the 2012 Mount David Summit

Monday, April 9, 2012 3:39 pm

A day when Bates students "take the lid off" the exceptional academic work done every single day.

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