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Thursday

November 3, 2011 2:31 pm

First dance majors present their choreography

First dance majors present their choreography

Featuring dances created by acclaimed choreographers and by students who will graduate among Bates’ first dance majors next spring, the Bates Modern Dance Company offers its annual Fall Concert in performances Saturday, Nov. 12, through Monday, Nov. 14, in Schaeffer Theatre.

Wednesday

October 1, 2008 12:00 pm

Dance concert features works by students, visiting artist Kellie Lynch

Dances created by students and by visiting choregrapher Kellie Lynch are on the program for a Bates College Modern Dance Company concert.

Thursday

November 30, 2006 11:10 am

Bates choral, dance, piano, jazz performances start December with a bang

December at Bates begins with a burst of creative energy as performances by the college’s choir, Modern Dance Company and jazz band, as well as by pianist Frank Glazer, take place from the first through the sixth days of the month.

Thursday

November 16, 2006 3:57 pm

Dance company features works by noted New York choreographers

With a program of works by faculty and guest choreographers, the Bates College Modern Dance Company performs at 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2; 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 3; and 7:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 4, in the college’s Schaeffer Theater, 305 College St. Admission is $6 for the general public and $3 for children, seniors and full-time students. For more information, please call 207-786-6161.

Monday

May 3, 2004 11:19 am

Alumni performers celebrate Plavin, Modern Dance Company's 35th

More than 150 alumni of the Bates College Modern Dance Company came from as far away as Japan to take part in a May 1 dance performance marking the company’s 35th anniversary and honoring company founder Marcy Plavin.

Friday

April 16, 2004 9:35 am

Alumni performers to help Bates College celebrate Modern Dance Company's 35th anniversary

More than 100 Bates College alumni will return to campus from all over the country to attend or take part in a performance marking the 35th anniversary of the college’s Modern Dance Company. Beginning at 8 p.m. Saturday, May 1, in Schaeffer Theatre, 305 College Street, “The Alumni Concert” is open to the public at no charge.

Friday

March 19, 2004 9:51 am

Bates College Choir, Modern Dance Company in weekend performances

The Bates College Choir and the Bates Modern Dance Company offer separate performances Friday and Saturday, March 26-27.

Monday

February 10, 2003 2:00 pm

Busiest season for arts, humanities events begins

With the end of the winter semester coming into view, public events in the arts and humanities reach their peak in late February and March. To assist with your story planning,listed are the following highlights from the arts and humanities calendar through the end of March.

Tuesday

November 26, 2002 4:08 pm

Bates College Modern Dance Company presents From Far and Near

The Bates College Modern Dance Company presents From Far and Near, a program of dances by student and guest choreographers, at 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell Street. Admission is free.

Tuesday

November 2, 1999 12:00 am

Modern Dance Company program features glimpse at millennial tribute

The Bates College Modern Dance Company, under the artistic direction of Marcy Plavin, presents “Simply Fabulous,” a concert showcasing the talents of student artists and featuring “Just A Moment,” a work in progress commissioned by the college as part of its millennial celebration, at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Dec. 3 and 4; and 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 5, in Schaeffer Theatre.