Archives for "Creativity"

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.”

Friday

November 8, 2013 3:31 pm

Vietnamese and Indonesian performance arts and a choral classic share the Olin stage

Vietnamese and Indonesian performance arts and a choral classic share the Olin stage

Mid-November concerts at Bates reflect the diversity and international scope of the arts at the college.

Friday

November 8, 2013 3:25 pm

Bates College Dance Company offers choreography by students, faculty and nationally renowned Urban Bush Women

Bates College Dance Company offers choreography by students, faculty and nationally renowned Urban Bush Women

A senior dance major’s thesis piece and a work by the Urban Bush Women are among highlights of the Bates College Dance Company’s autumn program.

Friday

November 8, 2013 3:14 pm

Bates College Orchestra offers world premiere of Ordway symphony

Bates College Orchestra offers world premiere of Ordway symphony

Visiting Assistant Professor of Music Scott Ordway leads the Bates College Orchestra in the world premiere of his Symphony No. 3 on Nov. 9.

Thursday

November 7, 2013 2:04 pm

Scenes from opera by Carpenter ’94, based on ‘The Age of Innocence,’ performed Nov. 17 in NYC

Scenes from opera by Carpenter ’94, based on ‘The Age of Innocence,’ performed Nov. 17 in NYC

Not many people can share lessons from creating an opera. David Carpenter ’94 is one.

Thursday

November 7, 2013 1:53 pm

Third annual Inside Africa Fashion Show celebrates diversity within the continent

Third annual Inside Africa Fashion Show celebrates diversity within the continent

Celebrating the depth and variety of African culture, Bates presents the third annual Inside Africa Fashion Show on Nov. 8

Monday

November 4, 2013 3:32 pm

‘What Does the Bobcat Say’ parody video ‘might be the best one’ out there

‘What Does the Bobcat Say’ parody video ‘might be the best one’ out there

Among the many Fox parody videos in circulation, the Bates version “might be the best one!”

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 3:44 pm

Monica Wood, bestselling author of ‘When We Were the Kennedys,’ visits on Oct. 28

Monica Wood, bestselling author of ‘When We Were the Kennedys,’ visits on Oct. 28

Monica Wood, author of a popular memoir about growing up in a small Maine town in the early 1960s, speaks at Bates on Oct. 28.

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.