April 9, 2013 4:31 pm
Pringle ’98, star of hip-hop ‘Othello,’ tells Time Out Chicago how Bates theater helped his rap artistry
Rapper, writer, actor and director Postell Pringle ’98 is winning rave reviews for his star turn this spring in the title role of “Othello: The Remix” at Chicago Shakespeare Theater.
February 28, 2013 1:56 pm
Bates presents Shakespeare’s “The Two Gentlemen of Verona” in performances March 7-11.
February 24, 2009 10:22 am
New York Times reviewer Charles Isherwood praises the “extraordinary” Off Broadway directing debut of Arin Arbus ’99, who directed the Theater for a New Audience production of Othello. “Shakespeare is the star here,” Isherwood writes, “but he is handled with the kind of artistry we always hope for and rarely find. This is among the most sensitively directed, eloquently designed and impeccably acted productions of a Shakespeare tragedy that the city has seen in years.”
February 27, 2008 2:05 pm
Martin Andrucki, Dana Professor of Theater at Bates, directs the college theater department production of “Measure for Measure,” William Shakespeare’s dark comedy about sex, public morality and private hypocrisy.
May 8, 2002 2:58 pm
The Bates College student theater group present the Maine radio premiere of Shakespeare’s “King Lear” in a broadcast from 7 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday, May 11, on the college radio station, WRBC (91.5 FM).
April 9, 2002 3:34 pm
Next month, the Bates College student theater group and the campus radio station present the Maine radio premiere of Shakespeare’s greatest tragedy: “King Lear.” Recorded in March, the Robinson Players’ Lear will be broadcast from 7 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday, May 11, on the college radio station, WRBC (91.5 FM). Matteo A. Pangallo, a junior from Salem, Mass., directed the cast of Bates faculty and students.
February 16, 1996 9:39 am
The last year in the life of William Shakespeare is the subject of a dramatic play to be staged at Bates College on March 7, 8 and 9 at 8 p.m., and on March 10 at 2 p.m. in the Schaeffer Theatre. Tickets are $6.