Archives for "Bates Dance Festival"
July 16, 2012 3:08 pm
Kyle Abraham, labeled one of Dance Magazine’s 25 choreographers to watch in 2009, brings his company Abraham.in.Motion to the Bates Dance Festival.
July 5, 2012 9:16 am
Rennie Harris, proclaimed “hip hop’s grandmaster” by Dance Magazine, returns to Bates with his company, Puremovement, to launch the Bates Dance Festival and present some greatest hits.
April 24, 2012 1:22 pm
Bates College and the Bates Dance Festival present this widely acclaimed multimedia production “red, black & GREEN: a blues” April 27-28.
January 17, 2012 2:43 pm
For a performance Jan. 13, performer, educator, activist and slam poetry champion Marc Bamuthi Joseph took the Olin Concert Hall stage—only to leave it again.
November 28, 2011 2:33 pm
Experience Charlie Hunter, a great jazz guitarist, and Tamango, a leading cross-cultural tap dancer.
August 5, 2011 7:58 am
Creations by festival students and professional choreographers from around the world are showcased in the closing days of the 2011 Bates Dance Festival.
July 12, 2011 9:33 am
The 2011 Midsummer Lakeside Concert series continues with a performance by musicians from the Bates Dance Festival at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 4, in the Florence Keigwin Amphitheater by the college’s scenic Lake Andrews. The series concludes with a performance by singer-songwriter and guitarist Jim Gallant at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 11.
July 11, 2011 9:02 am
The Bates Dance Festival announces its 29th season of public events, taking place through Aug. 13 on the Bates College campus. The six-week festival showcases contemporary performance works by Camille A. Brown & Dancers, Nicholas Leichter Dance, Zoe | Juniper, The Equus Projects and Black Label Movement, and David Dorfman Dance. These acclaimed and innovative companies offer evenings rich in storytelling, virtuosity, passion and humor. All told, the festival comprises performances, panel discussions and lectures by more than 40 internationally recognized dancers from across the United States and abroad.
June 13, 2011 8:40 am
Hello from Bates! Here is a revised preview of public events at the college during summer 2011.
March 16, 2011 4:37 pm
Home of both the renowned Bates Dance Festival and a well-regarded academic-year dance program, Bates College this fall will begin to offer Maine’s first major focused solely on dance.