Archives for "Arts and music"
March 6, 2012 2:56 pm
The Bates College Choir, conducted by John Corrie, presents Handel’s Messiah on March 16-17.
January 10, 2012 9:05 am
An important collection of lithographs by Belgian artist James Ensor goes on display at the Bates College Museum of Art on Monday, Jan. 23.
October 18, 2011 1:11 pm
South End Patch reporter Christopher Treacy interviews encaustic artist Amy Keller ’87 of Kingston, Mass., about her work and about…
July 19, 2011 8:59 am
The Republican of Springfield, Mass., talks to singer-songwriter Matt Szlachetka ’02, whose band, the L.A.-based Northstar Session, is touring New England in support of its third album, Late Bloomer, including a stop at the Irish Twins Pub here in Lewiston on Thursday evening, July 21.
July 12, 2011 9:33 am
The 2011 Midsummer Lakeside Concert series continues with a performance by musicians from the Bates Dance Festival at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 4, in the Florence Keigwin Amphitheater by the college’s scenic Lake Andrews. The series concludes with a performance by singer-songwriter and guitarist Jim Gallant at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 11.
May 11, 2011 12:57 pm
Berkshire Eagle writer Ruth Haskins Bass ’55 tells of the scintillating tour of Wyeth paintings led by family scion Victoria…
May 11, 2011 11:42 am
Long recognized for the strength of its drawing collection, the Museum of Art reveals multiple dimensions of that medium in major exhibitions this summer. Part of a statewide initiative exploring the art of drawing, the exhibition Emerging Dis/Order: Drawings by Amy Stacey Curtis, Alison Hildreth and Andrea Sulzer features new work by respected Maine artists. Meanwhile, art and illustrated letters from one of America’s most famous artist families constitute Andrew and Jamie Wyeth: Selections from the Private Collection of Victoria Browning Wyeth.
May 10, 2011 11:06 am
A story in the Alaska Star of Eagle River, near Anchorage, notes the appearance of a “new resident in the…
May 3, 2011 10:08 am
The dance “Santo” was performed during the Bates Modern Dance Company reunion tribute to the late Leonard Plavin, who photographed…
May 2, 2011 2:49 pm
This short video shows offers the sights and sounds of Modern Dance Company alumni choreographing new dance pieces in Pettigrew…