Archives for "Performing and visual arts"

Monday

July 29, 2013 10:36 am

Bates Dance Festival: Bridgman | Packer present work inspired by artist Hopper

Bates Dance Festival: Bridgman | Packer present work inspired by artist Hopper

Bridgman | Packer Dance bring “Voyeur,” their newest work, to the Bates Dance Festival Aug. 2-3.

Monday

July 22, 2013 10:00 am

Bates Dance Festival next: Miller offers ‘A History’; ‘Musicians’ Concert’ July 31

Bates Dance Festival next: Miller offers ‘A History’; ‘Musicians’ Concert’ July 31

The Bebe Miller Company performs its new “A History” July 26-27.

Friday

July 19, 2013 1:42 pm

Felt like coming home as Corey Harris ’91 offers blues gold on the Quad

Felt like coming home as Corey Harris ’91 offers blues gold on the Quad

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.

Thursday

July 18, 2013 9:40 am

Corey Harris ’91 opens new Concerts on the Quad series

Corey Harris ’91 opens new Concerts on the Quad series

Enjoy three distinctly different approaches to the blues as Bates presents its new outdoor music series, Concerts on the Quad.

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.