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Doug Varone and Dancers return to the Bates Dance Festival in 2013. Photograph by Cylla von Tiedemann.
National Endowment for the Arts awards $40,000 to Bates Dance Festival

Friday, December 11, 2015 9:41 am

The Bates Dance Festival announced on Dec. 9 that it has received...

The NEA's  Jane Chu admires a piece the Bates Museum of Art exhibition "Maine Collected." (Josh Kuckens/Bates College)
National Endowment for the Arts head Jane Chu sees funding at work at Bates

Thursday, August 13, 2015 2:22 pm

Jane Chu, chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts, visited the Bates College Museum of Art on Aug. 11 during a three-day tour of Maine arts presenters.

World Music Week explores music and dance of India, Indonesia

Wednesday, February 27, 2008 2:23 pm

With the theme "Musical Legacies of South and Southeast Asia," Bates College students and faculty, as well as internationally esteemed performers, present the college's World Music Week from March 5 through March 15.

Bates College Museum of Art, Maine College of Art offer joint exhibition of major Chinese artist

Thursday, May 13, 2004 8:44 am

In a collaboration unusual for Maine's academic museums, the Bates College Museum of Art and the Institute of Contemporary Art at Maine College of Art, Portland, will jointly present an exhibition by Wenda Gu, one of the most important artists to emerge from China in recent decades.

Author Baxter to Read From His Works

Tuesday, February 27, 1996 10:05 am

Award-winning author Charles Baxter will read selections from his short stories and poetry (Thursday) March 7 at 8 p.m. in Chase Hall Lounge at Bates College. The public is invited to attend at no charge.