Archives for "Performing and visual arts"

Wednesday

March 4, 2015 11:45 am

2015 ‘Inside Africa Fashion Show’ shares clothes, stories behind them

2015 ‘Inside Africa Fashion Show’ shares clothes, stories behind them

Bates College presents its fourth Inside Africa Fashion Show on March 7.

Tuesday

March 3, 2015 4:41 pm

Capital Trio to perform music of Beethoven and William Matthews

Capital Trio to perform music of Beethoven and William Matthews

The Capital Trio performs at Bates College on March 6.

Friday

February 27, 2015 11:00 am

Known for emotive performances, Musica ad Rhenum plays Bach

Known for emotive performances, Musica ad Rhenum plays Bach

The Dutch Baroque ensemble Musica ad Rhenum reinvigorates music by Bach in a Bates College concert on Feb. 27.

Tuesday

February 24, 2015 11:02 am

Filmboard to screen, panel to discuss ‘Selma’

Filmboard to screen, panel to discuss ‘Selma’

“Selma,” director Ava DuVernay’s acclaimed depiction of Martin Luther King Jr.’s campaign to secure equal voting rights for African Americans, shows at Bates College Feb. 27-March 1.

Tuesday

February 24, 2015 10:38 am

In morality play, Pendergast ’15 tells ‘story of Mankind from birth till death’

In morality play, Pendergast ’15 tells ‘story of Mankind from birth till death’

A medieval morality play adapted for today’s audience, the Bates College production of “The Castle of Perseverance” is presented in performances March 5-8.

Thursday

February 12, 2015 8:50 am

Poet looks at loss, solace in working land in Language Arts Live event

Poet looks at loss, solace in working land in Language Arts Live event

Ross Gay, author of the poetry collection “Catalog of Unabashed Gratitude,” reads from his work at Bates College on Feb. 26.

Thursday

February 5, 2015 12:06 pm

Thursday

February 5, 2015 9:00 am

Saxophonist DeLano leads combo in tribute to Coltrane, Parker

Saxophonist DeLano leads combo in tribute to Coltrane, Parker

A quartet led by Maine saxophonist Wayne DeLano honors two jazz pioneers, John Coltrane and Charlie Parker, in a concert on Feb. 6

Monday

January 26, 2015 2:42 pm

Arts Crawl, Sangai Asia Night to showcase student creativity for the fifth year

Arts Crawl, Sangai Asia Night to showcase student creativity for the fifth year

For the fifth year in a row, Bates College presents a dazzling double-header of student creativity in the arts on Jan. 30: the Bates Arts Crawl and Sangai Asia Night.

Wednesday

January 21, 2015 3:59 pm

Language Arts Lives presents author of ‘Happiest People in the World’

Language Arts Lives presents author of ‘Happiest People in the World’

As part of Bates College’s Language Arts Live series, Portland author Brock Clarke reads from his novel “The Happiest People in the World” on Jan. 29.