Archives for "Performing and visual arts"

Monday

March 17, 2014 10:30 am

Thanks to Bates commission, Maine dancers to debut new work by ALTERNATIVA on March 21

Thanks to Bates commission, Maine dancers to debut new work by ALTERNATIVA on March 21

Ten Maine dancers including Bates faculty perform the world premiere of a piece by ALTERNATIVA on March 21 at SPACE Gallery in Portland.

Thursday

March 13, 2014 10:15 am

Channel 6 TV news magazine profiles pianist Frank Glazer, now age 99

Channel 6 TV news magazine profiles pianist Frank Glazer, now age 99

“Ninety-nine? I can’t believe it,” Glazer says. “It’s as though it’s thrust upon you all of a sudden.”

Friday

March 7, 2014 2:29 pm

Four days, four concerts: Sample a world of music at Olin

Four days, four concerts: Sample a world of music at Olin

The Olin Arts Center Concert Hall offers a musical world tour March 13-16.

Friday

March 7, 2014 2:28 pm

Olin quartet series resumes with Spain’s renowned Cuarteto Quiroga

Olin quartet series resumes with Spain’s renowned Cuarteto Quiroga

Bates presents the celebrated Spanish ensemble Cuarteto Quiroga with a program of Mozart, Bartok and Schoenberg on March 16.

Friday

March 7, 2014 2:23 pm

With soloists Glazer and Parakilas, Bates Orchestra presents two-piano concerto

With soloists Glazer and Parakilas, Bates Orchestra presents two-piano concerto

Scott Ordway leads the Bates College Orchestra in a program including a Mozart concerto for two pianos on March 15.

Friday

March 7, 2014 2:16 pm

Silk Trio presents classical, traditional music of China on March 14

The Silk Trio, a group of innovative string players specializing in the music of China, performs on March 14.

Friday

March 7, 2014 2:06 pm

Unforgettable Irish sextet Danú performs March 13

Unforgettable Irish sextet Danú performs March 13

Danú, an Irish sextet hailed for “astonishing versatility and exuberance,” performs on March 13.

Friday

February 28, 2014 11:24 pm

‘Enjoy,’ a black comedy depicting Japan’s ‘Lost Generation,’ opens at Bates

‘Enjoy,’ a black comedy depicting Japan’s ‘Lost Generation,’ opens at Bates

The style of the play, says director Brooke O’Harra, asks student actors to think “not in terms of character, but instead in terms of clarity and their relationship to their audience.”

Friday

February 28, 2014 10:40 am

Ethan Lipton & his Orchestra to perform acclaimed song cycle about job loss

Ethan Lipton & his Orchestra to perform acclaimed song cycle about job loss

Ethan Lipton & his Orchestra perform the song cycle “No Place to Go” on March 7.

Tuesday

February 25, 2014 3:48 pm

In its ninth year, F.A.B. Winter Dance Showcase expands roster, stylistic reach

In its ninth year, F.A.B. Winter Dance Showcase expands roster, stylistic reach

“This year’s lineup in the ninth annual F.A.B. Winter Dance Showcase is a testament to the health and diversity of…