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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.

Printmaker and teacher Hideki Kimura.
Museum lecture to explore past, present of Japanese printmaking

Wednesday, September 25, 2013 12:07 pm

Japanese printmaking is the focus of a current exhibition at the Museum of Art and of a lecture on Sept. 28.

Koichi Kiyono's "Cultivation II," etching on cotton-wool and felt with hand sewing, appears in the Museum of Art exhibition "Redefining The Multiple: 13 Japanese Printmakers."
Bold printmakers from Japan, Maine images by iconic photographer featured at Museum of Art

Monday, September 9, 2013 2:33 pm

Images of Maine by famed 20th-century photographer Berenice Abbott and prints by...

What makes the country blues aesthetic so cool, writes Doug Hubley, "is how big, complex and captivating a sound one player can wring from one guitar." Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
Felt like coming home as Corey Harris ’91 offers blues gold on the Quad

Friday, July 19, 2013 1:42 pm

Blues in the night is no fun. But blues in the evening can be a very good time indeed, as proven by musician Corey Harris '91.

Corey Harris performs in 2008 at Bates College, where he is a member of the class of 1991. Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
Corey Harris ’91 opens new Concerts on the Quad series

Thursday, July 18, 2013 9:40 am

Enjoy three distinctly different approaches to the blues as Bates presents its new outdoor music series, Concerts on the Quad.

Doug Varone and Dancers return to the Bates Dance Festival in 2013. Photograph by Cylla von Tiedemann.
Varone company brings new and signature works for seventh dance festival visit

Monday, July 15, 2013 3:00 pm

In their seventh appearance at the Bates Dance Festival, Doug Varone and Dancers perform stunning new works and their signature piece, 'Rise.'

The Bebe Miller Company. Photograph by Julieta Cervantes.
Nejla Yatkin, Doug Varone, Bebe Miller, Bridgman | Packer bound for Bates Dance Festival

Tuesday, July 2, 2013 9:30 am

The Bates Dance Festival, a renowned summer series of contemporary dance, announces its 2013 season of public events.

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With passion for design and ability to form ‘substantive partnerships,’ Baumann ’87 appointed Cooper-Hewitt director

Friday, June 28, 2013 11:00 am

Caroline Baumann '87 is "passionate about design and reaching people — physically and digitally — with its lessons and insights.”

Philip Isaacson '47, photographed outside his Lewiston law office in 1993 by Phyllis Graber Jensen.
Press Herald and Sun Journal remember Philip Isaacson ’47

Friday, June 28, 2013 10:00 am

The Portland Press Herald and Lewiston Sun Journal each report and comment...

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