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Thursday

September 23, 2010
3:12 pm

Lipton adds Q&A to visit; music resumes Sunday with gospel powerhouse

Ethan Lipton and His Orchestra bring roots-influenced, lyrically rich music to Bates College on Oct. 1. The Brooklyn-Bates connection resumes two days later as Naomi Shelton and The Gospel Queens perform in the Olin concert hall. The Bates Gospelaires, a student ensemble, open.

Monday

September 20, 2010
2:17 pm

Dan Mills is new director of Bates College Museum of Art

Nationally esteemed as a curator and arts administrator, Dan Mills is the new director of the Bates College Museum of Art.

Friday

August 27, 2010
2:00 pm

Nicoletti's Method: 'Sharp Pencils and Sweat'

From himself and his students, painter Joseph Nicoletti seeks what’s real By Edgar Allen Beem “Generally speaking, my work is…

Thursday

August 26, 2010
4:30 pm

Global Lens Film series continues with Becloud

The Global Lens series of films from around the world continues at Bates with Becloud by Mexican director Alejandro Gerber Bicecci, showing at 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 24, and Saturday, Sept. 25, in the Olin Arts Center, Room 105, 75 Russell St.

Wednesday

August 4, 2010
9:09 am

Dance festival's 'Different Voices' hail from Africa, Mexico, U.S.

In the final week of the Bates Dance Festival, the annual “Different Voices” concert showcases the internationalism of contemporary dance, with choreographers from the United States, Africa and Mexico bringing compelling styles and perspectives to the stage at 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday, Aug. 5 and 6, in Bates College’s Schaeffer Theatre, 305 College St.

Thursday

July 1, 2010
11:22 am

Dance festival opens with Monica Bill Barnes and a Maine premiere

The Bates Dance Festival opens its 2010 season with the charming Monica Bill Barnes & Company, one of the funniest, most imaginative groups the New York dance scene has produced in years.

Wednesday

June 16, 2010
2:39 pm

Peterson Project concludes Midsummer Lakeside Concert series

Celtic-bluegrass fusion band Irish Hill concludes the annual Bates College Midsummer Lakeside Concert Series at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 12, in the Florence Keigwin Amphitheater at the college’s Lake Andrews. An alternative site will be announced in case of rain. For more information, please call 207-786-6400.

Wednesday

June 16, 2010
1:58 pm

Hammered-dulcimer player Harry Vayo continues Midsummer Lakeside Concerts

Hammered-dulcimer player Harry Vayo continues the annual Bates College Midsummer Lakeside Concert Series at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 5, in the Florence Keigwin Amphitheater at the college’s Lake Andrews. these family concerts are open to the public at no cost. Listeners are encouraged to bring a picnic and lawn chairs or blankets. For more information, please call 207-786-6400.

Wednesday

June 16, 2010
1:45 pm

Eclectic folk-rock group the Zulu Leprechauns to continue Midsummer Lakeside Concert series

The eclectic folk-rock group the Zulu Leprechauns continues the annual Bates College Midsummer Lakeside Concert Series at 6 p.m. Thursday, July 29, in the Florence Keigwin Amphitheater at the college’s Lake Andrews.

Wednesday

June 16, 2010
1:22 pm

Folk band Highland String Trio to continue Midsummer Lakeside Concert series

The folk band Highland String Trio will continue the annual Bates College Midsummer Lakeside Concert Series on Thursday, July 22, in the Florence Keigwin Amphitheater at the college’s Lake Andrews. Midsummer Lakeside concerts start at 6 p.m. on six consecutive Thursdays in July and August. The series will continue with eclectic folk-rock group the Zulu Leprechauns, hammered-dulcimer player Harry Vayo and the Celtic-bluegrass fusion band Irish Hill.