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Wednesday

March 4, 2009
3:57 pm

Bates to stage Ted Hughes adaptation of Euripides' 'Alcestis'

Martin Andrucki, Charles A. Dana Professor of Theater, directs the Bates College theater department production of Euripides’ tragedy “Alcestis.”

Friday

February 6, 2009
4:08 pm

Bates' ninth annual 'Vagina Monologues' supports health clinic

Elizabeth Wilcox, a senior from South Glastonbury, Conn., directs the ninth annual Bates College production of Eve Ensler’s The Vagina Monologues.

Friday

February 6, 2009
3:37 pm

Katalin Vecsey reads from acclaimed memoirs of Judith Isaacson '65

Katalin Vecsey, a member of the Bates College theater faculty, reads from the writings of Holocaust survivor Judith Magyar Isaacson ’65 in a free public event.

Monday

October 20, 2008
10:19 am

The Crosstones perform at Parent’s Weekend

Bates’ co-ed a cappella group, The Crosstones, is now in its 12th year. The group recently performed at the Bates College Parent’s Weekend 2008 Concert.

Wednesday

September 10, 2008
2:23 pm

Performances at Bates resume with dancer-vocalist Janis Brenner

Dance and song come together in two upcoming performances at Bates’ Olin Arts Center Concert Hall. The remarkable dancer-choreographer-singer Janis Brenner offers a solo performance and the 2008-09 Bates College Concert Series continues with a performance by the tango troupe called Pablo Aslan’s Avantango.

Wednesday

August 27, 2008
12:00 pm

Dazzling season of performances at Bates begins in September

Led by a musician whom The New Yorker called “one of the most gifted bassists of his generation,” the Avishai Cohen Trio opens Bates’ 2008 performance season at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 3, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St. The concert kicks off a season of performances at Bates that include dance, theater and musical offerings ranging from jazz to classical to the Top 40 mashups of Girl Talk.

Monday

August 4, 2008
12:00 pm

Bates Dance Festival presents showcase of diverse dance styles

Showcasing diverse styles and perspectives, Different Voices features modern, jazz and improvisational works by U.S., Indian and Asian artists in residence at the Bates Dance Festival. The evening features an excerpt from Not About Iraq by the award-winning choreographer/filmmaker Victoria Marks.

Monday

July 28, 2008
12:00 pm

Bates Dance Festival presents Maine premiere by Scofield & Shuey

Scofield and Shuey’s latest collaboration is part of a long-term project exploring adolescent group dynamics: how and why people fall into or push each other into the roles of “Leader,” “Follower” and “Outcast.”

Monday

July 21, 2008
12:00 pm

Bates Dance Festival features contemporary African dance and film

The Bates Dance Festival presents a weeklong focus on the extraordinary performing arts of contemporary Africa.

Monday

June 16, 2008
12:00 pm

New England-style fiddling opens Midsummer Lakeside Concerts

The New England folk music trio Hope Hoffman and Kittlish open the 2008 Bates College Midsummer Lakeside Concert Series with a performance at 6 p.m. Thursday, July 10, in the Florence Keigwin Amphitheater at the college’s Lake Andrews.