Stories about "Robinson Players"
Look What We Found: Katalin Vecsey’s portrait of a queen

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 6:15 pm

Theater students call her “the queen," and because she’s the queen, she naturally has a framed oil portrait of herself looking queenly.

Picture story: Student quotes from ‘Cabaret.’ And no, it’s not a happy play

Friday, March 25, 2016 12:10 pm

Illustrated with images from a sizzling Robinson Players' production of Cabaret, the play's principals share personal and artistic insights into a "timeless, tragic story."

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

Monday, January 26, 2015 2:42 pm

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.

Bates Arts in Action presents performance smorgasbord

Thursday, October 23, 2014 2:05 pm

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

Robinson Players to present powerful, provocative ‘Laramie Project’

Monday, February 6, 2012 3:30 pm

Seeking to spark constructive dialogue on campus and in the community, Bates' Robinson Players present "The Laramie Project."

Robinson Players offer 11th 'Vagina Monologues'

Thursday, February 3, 2011 2:44 pm

For the 11th year, Bates students are supporting efforts to reduce domestic violence with a production of Eve Ensler's The Vagina Monologues, in performances at 7:30 p.m. Friday through Sunday, Feb. 11-13, in Gannett Theater, Pettigrew Hall, 305 College St.

Robinson Players present staged reading of professor's 'Nutcracker' adaptation

Thursday, May 6, 2010 3:23 pm

Student-run theater group the Robinson Players presents staged readings of a Bates professor's adaptation of the Nutcracker story at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 15, and 2 p.m. Sunday, May 16, in the Black Box Theater, Pettigrew Hall, 305 College St. The readings are open to the public at no cost. For more information, please call 207-786-8294.

'Vagina Monologues' to benefit women's advocacy effort

Wednesday, February 3, 2010 12:57 pm

Michelle Schloss, a sophomore from Farmington, Conn., directs the 10th annual Bates College production of Eve Ensler's "The Vagina Monologues" in performances at 8:30 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 5-7, in Gannett Theater, Pettigrew Hall, 305 College St

Scarves and Shawls

Friday, May 1, 2009 11:12 am

Margaret Koerber '10 tries on one of 80 scarfs for sale draped over chairs in Gannett Theater during the "Scarves and Shawls" Extravaganza, a fundraising hour for the Robinson Players to support the student theater group's 2009-10 season.

Senior to use Watson award to study South African, Indonesian theater

Monday, March 30, 2009 1:56 pm

With the ultimate aim of teaching contemporary drama in her native Sri Lanka, a Bates College senior has received a 2009 Thomas J. Watson Fellowship to study performance arts in South Africa and Indonesia. Sulochana Dissanayake of Pita Kotte, Sri Lanka, is one of 40 recipients of the 2009 fellowship, a $28,000 award supporting a year of independent research abroad.

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