Archives for "Performing and visual arts"


September 4, 1998 3:40 pm

Organist Marion Anderson to give recital

Organist Marion Anderson, professor emeritus of music, will perform a recital of works by J.S. Bach, Brahms and Schumann at 8 p.m. Sept. 18 in the Chapel. The public is invited to attend free of charge.


September 3, 1998 3:37 pm

Wake the Neighbors featured at contradance

Wake the Neighbors, a Lewiston-based contradance quartet, will perform with caller John McIntire from 8:30 p.m. to midnight on Friday, Sept. 18, in Chase Hall Lounge.


September 1, 1998 3:29 pm

Noonday Concerts resume with harpsichordist Corrie

The Noonday Concert Series, featuring weekly performances by Bates faculty and students, resumes on Sept. 15 when harpsichordist John Corrie performs.


August 28, 1998 3:52 pm

Changes in Lakeside Concert Series schedule

Due to a cancellation by The Jazz Workshop, the Thursday, Aug. 6, Bates College Midsummer Lakeside Concert Series will instead present The Piners, a trio that plays “Americana music,” a mixture of various root influences including traditional folk, bluegrass, country, swing, rockabilly and blues. The concert begins at 6 p.m., and the public is invited to attend free of charge.


August 27, 1998 3:43 pm

Evangeline opens L/A Arts-Bates International Film Series

“Evangeline,” the 1929 film based on Henry Wadsworth Longfellow’s epic poem “Evangeline: A Tale of Acadie,” will be shown Sept. 10 at 7:30 p.m. at Hoyts Cinema Auburn, Auburn Plaza. Admission is $5 for the film, sponsored by L/A Arts and the Bates College Student Film Board. Tickets may be purchased in advance by calling L/A Arts at 207-782-7228 or 1-800-639-2919.


August 14, 1998 3:09 pm

Landscape painting exhibition opens at the Museum of Art

“Notations of Color: Oil Sketching in Maine,” a special two-month exhibit of landscape painting, will be on view in the Bates College Museum of Art from Aug. 28 to Oct. 30. The exhibit features small-scale oil sketches by more than 40 American landscape painters of the late 19th and 20th century.


August 13, 1998 3:27 pm

Local youths to perform in Bates Dance Festival

Ranging in age from 6 to 17, 81 area students from the Bates Dance Festival Youth Arts Program will present a music and dance performance Friday, August 14, at noon in Lewiston’s Kennedy Park.


August 1, 1998 3:03 pm

Bates Dance Festival presents Student Finale

The Bates Dance Festival presents its annual “Student Finale” Aug. 15 at 8 p.m. in Alumni Gymnasium. $5/$2 (children under 12).


August 1, 1998 2:57 pm

Dance Festival to present annual Young Choreographers/New Works performance

The Bates Dance Festival presents its annual “Young Choreographers/New Works” concert Aug. 14 at 8 p.m. and Aug. 15 at 2 p.m. in Schaeffer Theatre. $6. Gifted students and emerging choreographers join forces to present two dynamic evenings of original dance works.


July 28, 1998 12:17 pm

St. Cecilia Piano Trio to perform concert series

Bates presents the St. Cecilia Piano Trio in a series of summer chamber music concerts Saturday, Aug. 8, Tuesday, Aug. 11, and Friday, Aug. 14, at 8 p.m. in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall.