Bates Dance Festival

About Bates Dance Festival

The Bates Dance Festival brings together an international community of choreographers, performers, educators and students in a cooperative community to study, perform and create new work. The Festival offers a supportive atmosphere aimed at fostering a creative exchange of ideas, encouraging exploration of new ground and providing opportunities to experience a wide spectrum of dance/movement disciplines. Artists, students and audiences share their knowledge and inspiration through workshops, jams, discussions, informal showings and performances.


Dance Production Intern

June 2018 - August 2018 Lewiston, ME
“I gained a lot of experience and connections through working at this internship. It was nice to be on campus during the summer and meet all the dancers and other technical interns as well as help produce, manage, and create the technical aspects of professional dance. ”

Production Intern

June 2017 - August 2017 Lewiston, ME
“The internship provides a challenging but rewarding learning experience. The people were kind and supportive. The dance that we fascilitated was beautiful.”
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