Stories about "Bates Dance Festival"
David Dorfman Dance performs "Come, and Back Again." (Adam Campos)
Punk, indie, folk-rock drive Dorfman Dance in ‘Come, and Back Again’

Monday, July 21, 2014 12:37 pm

David Dorfman Dance examines the 1990s underground music scene in "Come, and Back Again" in Bates Dance Festival performances on July 25-26.

Camille A. Brown & Dancers. (Christopher Duggan)
Camille A. Brown & Dancers showcase culturally charged ‘Mr. TOL E. RAncE’

Monday, July 14, 2014 3:33 pm

The Bates Dance Festival presents the acclaimed Camille A. Brown & Dancers with a work exploring images of African American performers.

Prometheus Dance. (Donny Zaltsberg)
Prometheus Dance gets to ‘Heart of the Matter’ at Bates Dance Festival

Wednesday, July 2, 2014 3:05 pm

Prometheus Dance, Boston's top dance company, opens the 2014 Bates Dance Festival with "Heart of the Matter" on July 11 and 12.

Choreographer Kendra Portier.
Dance festival’s final days bring diversity of ‘Different Voices,’ thrill of student work

Monday, August 5, 2013 10:00 am

During its last week, the excitement of the Bates Dance Festival builds to a crescendo.

A scene from "Voyeur," a multimedia work created by Bridgman | Packer Dance and inspired by the paintings of Edward Hopper. Photograph by Arthur Fink.
Bates Dance Festival: Bridgman | Packer present work inspired by artist Hopper

Monday, July 29, 2013 10:36 am

Bridgman | Packer Dance bring "Voyeur," their newest work, to the Bates Dance Festival Aug. 2-3.

The Bebe Miller Company. Photograph by Julieta Cervantes.
Bates Dance Festival next: Miller offers ‘A History’; ‘Musicians’ Concert’ July 31

Monday, July 22, 2013 10:00 am

The Bebe Miller Company performs its new "A History" July 26-27.

Doug Varone and Dancers return to the Bates Dance Festival in 2013. Photograph by Cylla von Tiedemann.
Varone company brings new and signature works for seventh dance festival visit

Monday, July 15, 2013 3:00 pm

In their seventh appearance at the Bates Dance Festival, Doug Varone and Dancers perform stunning new works and their signature piece, 'Rise.'

Dancer-choreographer Nejla Y. Yatkin. Photograph by Astrid Riecken/The Washington Times.
Nejla Yatkin / NY2Dance opens 2013 Bates Dance Festival with Maine premiere

Wednesday, July 10, 2013 1:10 pm

Nejla Yatkin / NY2Dance opens the Bates Dance Festival performance series with the Maine premiere of "Oasis" on July 12.

The Bebe Miller Company. Photograph by Julieta Cervantes.
Nejla Yatkin, Doug Varone, Bebe Miller, Bridgman | Packer bound for Bates Dance Festival

Tuesday, July 2, 2013 9:30 am

The Bates Dance Festival, a renowned summer series of contemporary dance, announces its 2013 season of public events.

Students perform during the Bates Dance Festival. Photograph by Arthur Fink.
Dance festival puts ribbon and bow on 30th season with faculty, student showcases

Wednesday, August 8, 2012 10:11 am

The annual "Festival Finale" and three other performances conclude the 30th anniversary season of the Bates Dance Festival.

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