Stories about "Creativity"
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.

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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