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

Friday, November 8, 2013 3:25 pm

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.

Composer Scott Ordway conducts an orchestra.
Bates College Orchestra offers world premiere of Ordway symphony

Friday, November 8, 2013 3:14 pm

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

Edith Wharton in an undated photograph. (Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division)
Scenes from opera by Carpenter ’94, based on ‘The Age of Innocence,’ performed Nov. 17 in NYC

Thursday, November 7, 2013 2:04 pm

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

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Third annual Inside Africa Fashion Show celebrates diversity within the continent

Thursday, November 7, 2013 1:53 pm

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

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

Monday, November 4, 2013 3:32 pm

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

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Student directors present three short plays

Monday, November 4, 2013 10:44 am

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

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

Wednesday, October 16, 2013 3:44 pm

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.

From left: Audrey Burns '17, Liza Danello '14 and Sam Metzger '14 perform during a dress rehearsal for the Bates College production of "In the Next Room (or the vibrator play)." (Sarah Crosby/Bates College)
Love’s true meaning is subject of ‘In the Next Room (or the vibrator play)’

Wednesday, October 16, 2013 3:34 pm

Bates theater presents "In the Next Room (or the vibrator play)" through Nov. 4.

Trio les Amis: Mary Hunter, James Parakilas and Steve Witkin. (Mike Bradley/Bates College)
Bates, Bowdoin, Colby musicians to perform French chamber music

Friday, September 27, 2013 1:55 pm

A piano trio drawn from Maine's three selective liberal arts colleges plays French chamber music on Oct. 6.

The performers in Headlong Dance Theater's "Avalanche," from left: Carol Dilley and Michael Reidy, of Bates College; Todd Coulter, Colby College; Rachel Boggia, Bates; and Annie Kloppenberg, Colby. Photograph by Andrew Simonet/Headlong Dance Theater.
Not body of work, but work of body: Bates, Colby faculty perform ‘Avalanche’

Wednesday, September 25, 2013 3:31 pm

Faculty from Bates and Colby perform a piece by Philadelphia's Headlong Dance Theater on Sept. 29.

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