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Monday

February 1, 2016 9:17 am

‘F.A.B.’ in Feb.: 11th edition of Winter Dance Showcase is Feb. 6

‘F.A.B.’ in Feb.: 11th edition of Winter Dance Showcase is Feb. 6

Bates College students present two of the 14 performances by dance artists from around Maine and beyond in the 11th F.A.B Winter Dance Showcase on Feb. 6.

Monday

January 25, 2016 3:40 pm

Arts Crawl and Sangai Asia Night are back for another whirl

Arts Crawl and Sangai Asia Night are back for another whirl

The sixth annual Bates College Arts Crawl, along with the popular Sangai Asia Night variety show, takes place on Jan. 29, 2016.

Monday

January 4, 2016 2:50 pm

Figures of Speech Theatre premieres play at Bates

Figures of Speech Theatre premieres play at Bates

Figures of Speech Theatre premieres “the little match girl passion,” a theatrical setting of David Lang’s award-winning composition, at Bates College Jan. 9-11.

Friday

December 11, 2015 9:41 am

National Endowment for the Arts awards $40,000 to Bates Dance Festival

National Endowment for the Arts awards $40,000 to Bates Dance Festival

The Bates Dance Festival announced on Dec. 9 that it has received an Art Works award of $40,000 from the…

Monday

November 30, 2015 10:29 am

Faculty, guest artists, students showcase work in Fall Dance Concert

Faculty, guest artists, students showcase work in Fall Dance Concert

Bates College’s Fall Dance Concert, Dec. 5-7, features a senior thesis piece by Mary Anne Bodnar of New York City and works by Bates faculty and guest artists.

Tuesday

November 10, 2015 4:42 pm

Five facts: Sam Wheeler ’17 directs Corwin’s ‘They Fly Through the Air’

Five facts: Sam Wheeler ’17 directs Corwin’s ‘They Fly Through the Air’

In his Nov. 13-15 production of the broadcast play “They Fly Through the Air With the Greatest of Ease,” Sam Wheeler ’17 brings radio storytelling to life.

Tuesday

November 3, 2015 4:46 pm

Bates presents a poet whose work is described as ‘fiercely beautiful’

Bates presents a poet whose work is described as ‘fiercely beautiful’

Linda Gregerson, a much-honored author of several collections of poetry, reads from her work at Bates College on Nov. 5.

Monday

November 2, 2015 12:59 pm

In world premiere, ‘Marie and the Nutcracker’ updates familiar story

In world premiere, ‘Marie and the Nutcracker’ updates familiar story

In its world premiere, Bates College professor Martin Andrucki’s play “Marie and the Nutcracker” will be performed Nov. 5-9.

Friday

October 30, 2015 11:08 am

An illustrated reading of ‘Toward Hallowe’en’ by Robert Farnsworth

An illustrated reading of ‘Toward Hallowe’en’ by Robert Farnsworth

Timely for evoking autumn, and timeless for its existential wit, a reading by Rob Farnsworth, senior lecturer in English, of his poem “Toward Hallowe’en,” illustrated by the best of our fall photography.

Monday

October 12, 2015 2:08 pm

Creative nonfiction writer, Mellon postdoc Mueller to read

Creative nonfiction writer, Mellon postdoc Mueller to read

Elizabeth Rush Mueller, a photographer and writer of creative nonfiction, reads from her work at Bates College on Oct. 14.