Archives for "Performing and visual arts"

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.

Friday

April 5, 2013 1:23 pm

Yarn bomb is a different kind of benchwarmer

Yarn bomb is a different kind of benchwarmer

Julia Foxworth ’13 of New York City, at right, spent much of April 5 “bombing” a bench on Alumni Walk — yarn bombing, that is.

Tuesday

March 26, 2013 1:59 pm

Senior Thesis Exhibition, Maine’s Dozier Bell, new acquisitions showcased at Museum of Art

Senior Thesis Exhibition, Maine’s Dozier Bell, new acquisitions showcased at Museum of Art

The Bates Museum of Art announces its spring exhibitions, featuring the annual show of work by graduating studio art majors, a display of recent museum acquisitions and an exhibition by renowned Maine artist Dozier Bell.

Tuesday

March 26, 2013 10:54 am

Aerial, video works among highlights of spring dance concerts

Aerial, video works among highlights of spring dance concerts

Featuring aerial performances and works making use of video, the Bates College Dance Company offers its annual spring concerts March 29-April 1.

Monday

March 18, 2013 4:13 pm

Mebarung! Bates Gamelan and guests Galak Tika join forces March 24

Mebarung! Bates Gamelan and guests Galak Tika join forces March 24

The Bates Gamelan Orchestra welcomes the Massachusetts group Gamelan Galak Tika for a joint performance on March 24.

Monday

March 18, 2013 9:44 am

Warhol Museum curator joins panel to discuss ‘Color at the Center’

Warhol Museum curator joins panel to discuss ‘Color at the Center’

The curator of art at The Andy Warhol Museum is among the panelists in a discussion of Fransje Killaars’ textile-installation exhibition “Color at the Center” on March 21.

Wednesday

March 6, 2013 12:10 pm

Pangallo ’03 directs 17th-century comedy ‘Swaggering Damsel’

Pangallo ’03 directs 17th-century comedy ‘Swaggering Damsel’

“The Swaggering Damsel,” a 17th-century comedy, appears in Bates College performances on Thursday through Sunday, March 21-24.

Thursday

February 28, 2013 2:42 pm

Singer-songwriter Jonathan Edwards, jazzman Wayne DeLano to perform

Singer-songwriter Jonathan Edwards, jazzman Wayne DeLano to perform

In back-to-back concerts March 14-15, Bates presents singer-songwriter Jonathan Edwards and jazz saxophonist Wayne DeLano.

Thursday

February 28, 2013 1:56 pm

Andrucki directs Shakespeare’s early ‘Two Gentlemen of Verona’

Andrucki directs Shakespeare’s early ‘Two Gentlemen of Verona’

Bates presents Shakespeare’s “The Two Gentlemen of Verona” in performances March 7-11.

Thursday

February 28, 2013 11:31 am

Rwandan filmmaker to screen latest documentary

Rwandan filmmaker to screen latest documentary

A filmmaker dedicated to producing documentaries about the 1994 genocide in Rwanda, Gilbert Ndahayo shows his new film at Bates on March 4.