Archives for "Performing and visual arts"

Monday

July 15, 2013 3:00 pm

Varone company brings new and signature works for seventh dance festival visit

Varone company brings new and signature works for seventh dance festival visit

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

Wednesday

July 10, 2013 1:10 pm

Nejla Yatkin / NY2Dance opens 2013 Bates Dance Festival with Maine premiere

Nejla Yatkin / NY2Dance opens 2013 Bates Dance Festival with Maine premiere

Nejla Yatkin / NY2Dance opens the Bates Dance Festival performance series with the Maine premiere of “Oasis” on July 12.

Tuesday

July 2, 2013 9:30 am

Nejla Yatkin, Doug Varone, Bebe Miller, Bridgman | Packer bound for Bates Dance Festival

Nejla Yatkin, Doug Varone, Bebe Miller, Bridgman | Packer bound for Bates Dance Festival

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

Wednesday

June 12, 2013 10:54 am

Audio Slide Show: ‘Committed and Dashing’ — Mikey Arsnow and the Deansmen storm the town

Audio Slide Show: ‘Committed and Dashing’ — Mikey Arsnow and the Deansmen storm the town

Mikey Arsnow ’14 is a member of the Deansmen. Here he explains the dynamic within Bates’ oldest all-male a cappella…

Thursday

June 6, 2013 2:49 pm

Lighting upgrade closes art museum for summer; new LEDs will slash electricity use

Lighting upgrade closes art museum for summer; new LEDs will slash electricity use

The Bates College Museum of Art is closed for the summer for the installation of a state-of-the-art LED lighting system.

Thursday

June 6, 2013 2:00 pm

Museum internships reveal the art of creating an exhibition

Museum internships reveal the art of creating an exhibition

Opportunities to see artworks “outside the glass” are among the benefits of internships at the Bates College Museum of Art.

Friday

May 3, 2013 10:25 am

French-Gypsy swing band, star jazz guitarist bound for Bates

French-Gypsy swing band, star jazz guitarist bound for Bates

The Olin Arts Center Concert Hall is the setting for two don’t-miss jazz performances in May.

Friday

May 3, 2013 10:15 am

BatesDowntown presents an evening of Americana

BatesDowntown presents an evening of Americana

The BatesDowntown concert series presents an evening of American roots music by the Seth Warner Trio and the duo Day for Night on May 11.

Friday

May 3, 2013 9:37 am

Rescheduled Bates College Folk Music Festival takes place May 9-11

Rescheduled Bates College Folk Music Festival takes place May 9-11

The third annual Bates College Folk Music Festival presents three days of contradancing, workshops and performances beginning May 9.

Tuesday

April 9, 2013 4:31 pm

Pringle ’98, star of hip-hop ‘Othello,’ tells Time Out Chicago how Bates theater helped his rap artistry

Pringle ’98, star of hip-hop ‘Othello,’ tells Time Out Chicago how Bates theater helped his rap artistry

Rapper, writer, actor and director Postell Pringle ’98 is winning rave reviews for his star turn this spring in the title role of “Othello: The Remix” at Chicago Shakespeare Theater.