Archives for "Bates Dance Festival"

Thursday

August 13, 2015 2:22 pm

National Endowment for the Arts head Jane Chu sees funding at work at Bates

National Endowment for the Arts head Jane Chu sees funding at work at Bates

Jane Chu, chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts, visited the Bates College Museum of Art on Aug. 11 during a three-day tour of Maine arts presenters.

Monday

August 3, 2015 9:45 am

Bates Dance Festival ends season with three popular programs

Bates Dance Festival ends season with three popular programs

The Bates Dance Festival reprises three popular annual offerings as it nears the end of its 2015 season.

Monday

July 27, 2015 9:48 am

Bates Dance Festival: Robert Moses’ Kin looks at liberation movements

Bates Dance Festival: Robert Moses’ Kin looks at liberation movements

Robert Moses’ Kin returns to the Bates Dance Festival with performances of “NEVABAWARLDAPECE” on July 31–Aug. 1.

Tuesday

July 21, 2015 2:55 pm

Esteemed Mexican troupe in New England debut at Bates Dance Festival

Esteemed Mexican troupe in New England debut at Bates Dance Festival

The leading Mexican dance troupe Delfos Danza Contemporanea makes its New England debut in Bates Dance Festival performances July 24-25.

Monday

July 13, 2015 9:50 am

Dance festival offers East Coast debut of Dorsey work on AIDS crisis

Dance festival offers East Coast debut of Dorsey work on AIDS crisis

Sean Dorsey Dance presents “The Missing Generation,” a dance-theater production that explores the impact of the 1980s AIDS crisis, July 16 and 18.

Thursday

July 9, 2015 12:15 pm

An eclectic showcase kicks off the 2015 Bates Dance Festival

An eclectic showcase kicks off the 2015 Bates Dance Festival

Presenting fresh choreographic voices from festival faculty and alumni, the showcase “DanceNOW” opens the 2015 Bates Dance Festival July 10-11.

Friday

August 29, 2014 2:28 pm

For dance majors, Bates Dance Festival is a chance to visit the dream

For dance majors, Bates Dance Festival is a chance to visit the dream

What do Bates dance majors gain by training at the Bates Dance Festival?

Monday

August 4, 2014 1:16 pm

Bates Dance Festival presents ‘Different Voices’

Bates Dance Festival presents ‘Different Voices’

The 2014 Bates Dance Festival draws to a close with five performances, including two “Different Voices” concerts that showcase a grand diversity of styles and perspectives from young international choreographers.

Friday

July 25, 2014 2:31 pm

Bates Dance Festival to feature dance from South Africa, China; music from all over

Bates Dance Festival to feature dance from South Africa, China; music from all over

Coming up at the Bates Dance Festival are the popular Musicians’ Concert and a pair of performances exploring changing times in South Africa and China.

Monday

July 21, 2014 12:37 pm

Punk, indie, folk-rock drive Dorfman Dance in ‘Come, and Back Again’

Punk, indie, folk-rock drive Dorfman Dance in ‘Come, and Back Again’

David Dorfman Dance examines the 1990s underground music scene in “Come, and Back Again” in Bates Dance Festival performances on July 25-26.