Archives for "Performing and visual arts"

Friday

November 8, 2013 3:25 pm

Bates College Dance Company offers choreography by students, faculty and nationally renowned Urban Bush Women

Bates College Dance Company offers choreography by students, faculty and nationally renowned Urban Bush Women

A senior dance major’s thesis piece and a work by the Urban Bush Women are among highlights of the Bates College Dance Company’s autumn program.

Friday

November 8, 2013 3:14 pm

Bates College Orchestra offers world premiere of Ordway symphony

Bates College Orchestra offers world premiere of Ordway symphony

Visiting Assistant Professor of Music Scott Ordway leads the Bates College Orchestra in the world premiere of his Symphony No. 3 on Nov. 9.

Thursday

November 7, 2013 1:53 pm

Third annual Inside Africa Fashion Show celebrates diversity within the continent

Third annual Inside Africa Fashion Show celebrates diversity within the continent

Celebrating the depth and variety of African culture, Bates presents the third annual Inside Africa Fashion Show on Nov. 8

Monday

November 4, 2013 10:44 am

Student directors present three short plays

Student directors present three short plays

Three theater majors present one-act plays in November that they are directing as independent study projects.

Wednesday

October 16, 2013 3:34 pm

Love’s true meaning is subject of ‘In the Next Room (or the vibrator play)’

Love’s true meaning is subject of ‘In the Next Room (or the vibrator play)’

Bates theater presents “In the Next Room (or the vibrator play)” through Nov. 4.

Friday

September 27, 2013 1:55 pm

Bates, Bowdoin, Colby musicians to perform French chamber music

Bates, Bowdoin, Colby musicians to perform French chamber music

A piano trio drawn from Maine’s three selective liberal arts colleges plays French chamber music on Oct. 6.

Thursday

September 26, 2013 1:23 pm

Dance Company offers two daytime performances for Parents and Family Weekend

Dance Company offers two daytime performances for Parents and Family Weekend

Student performers show off the vitality of dance at Bates on Sept. 28-29.

Wednesday

September 25, 2013 3:31 pm

Not body of work, but work of body: Bates, Colby faculty perform ‘Avalanche’

Not body of work, but work of body: Bates, Colby faculty perform ‘Avalanche’

Faculty from Bates and Colby perform a piece by Philadelphia’s Headlong Dance Theater on Sept. 29.

Wednesday

September 25, 2013 12:07 pm

Museum lecture to explore past, present of Japanese printmaking

Museum lecture to explore past, present of Japanese printmaking

Japanese printmaking is the focus of a current exhibition at the Museum of Art and of a lecture on Sept. 28.

Friday

September 13, 2013 9:06 am

T.S. Eliot masterpiece inspires recitation, music

T.S. Eliot masterpiece inspires recitation, music

John Farrell of Figures of Speech Theatre recites “Four Quartets,” a suite of poems by T.S. Eliot, on Sept. 27. The DaPonte String Quartet follows Farrell with a Beethoven piece thought to have inspired Eliot.