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Thursday

July 9, 2015 12:15 pm

An eclectic showcase kicks off the 2015 Bates Dance Festival

An eclectic showcase kicks off the 2015 Bates Dance Festival

Presenting fresh choreographic voices from festival faculty and alumni, the showcase “DanceNOW” opens the 2015 Bates Dance Festival July 10-11.

Monday

April 27, 2015 10:37 am

Dance alumni to perform, pay tribute to program founder Plavin

Dance alumni to perform, pay tribute to program founder Plavin

On May 2, dozens of dance alumni return to Bates College to perform in a reunion concert and pay tribute to dance program founder Marcy Plavin.

Friday

April 10, 2015 12:33 pm

Interactive technology drives weekend’s senior thesis performance

Interactive technology drives weekend’s senior thesis performance

In performances April 10-12, the Bates College theater-dance piece “Transparency” is driven by interactive multimedia.

Tuesday

March 31, 2015 1:49 pm

Spring Dance Concert puts student work front and center

Spring Dance Concert puts student work front and center

Showcasing pieces choreographed and performed by students, the Bates College Dance Company’s annual spring concert takes place April 3-6.

Wednesday

March 4, 2015 11:14 am

F.A.B. Winter Dance Showcase marks a decade with the biggest show yet

F.A.B. Winter Dance Showcase marks a decade with the biggest show yet

Bigger and better than ever in its 10th year, the F.A.B. Winter Dance Showcase returns on March 7 at the Franco Center.

Monday

January 26, 2015 2:42 pm

Arts Crawl, Sangai Asia Night to showcase student creativity for the fifth year

Arts Crawl, Sangai Asia Night to showcase student creativity for the fifth year

For the fifth year in a row, Bates College presents a dazzling double-header of student creativity in the arts on Jan. 30: the Bates Arts Crawl and Sangai Asia Night.

Monday

November 10, 2014 9:23 am

Work by guest artists from around the U.S. featured in Fall Dance Concert

Work by guest artists from around the U.S. featured in Fall Dance Concert

Known for testing both the social implications and the physical limits of moving bodies, Dante Brown|Warehouse Dance are among the performers in Bates College’s annual Fall Dance Concert, with performances Nov. 15-17.

Thursday

October 23, 2014 2:05 pm

Bates Arts in Action presents performance smorgasbord

Bates Arts in Action presents performance smorgasbord

Dancers, actors, musicians and improv comics offer a smorgasbord of performing arts in the annual Bates Arts in Action concert on Oct. 25.

Tuesday

October 7, 2014 4:26 pm

Parents & Family Weekend highlights include annual smorgasbord of dance

Parents & Family Weekend highlights include annual smorgasbord of dance

One of the most diverse performance programs in Bates College dance, the Parents & Family Weekend Dance Concert takes place Oct. 11-12.

Friday

August 29, 2014 2:28 pm

For dance majors, Bates Dance Festival is a chance to visit the dream

For dance majors, Bates Dance Festival is a chance to visit the dream

What do Bates dance majors gain by training at the Bates Dance Festival?