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Bentley College Announces 2001-2002 Bowles Performing Arts Series

September 19, 2001

WALTHAM, Mass.- Bentley College announces the 2001-2002 Bowles Performing Arts Series, "Let's Talk!"

American Storyfeast: American Bounty, American Dreams, Maize, Roast Beef and Collard Greens

Wednesday, October 10

7:30 p.m.

Koumantzelis Auditorium, Lindsay Hall

Nationally known storytellers from three different cultures- African-American, Native American and Euro-American- tell stories drawn from traditional narratives, folk tales, legend, personal and historical stories, and cultural and familiar tales, reflecting the performers' different backgrounds.

...About Anne

Starring Salome Jens

Tuesday, October 23

7:30 p.m.

Koumantzelis Auditorium, Lindsay Hall

Poet Anne Sexton wrote of the stuff of life: love, parents, sex, obsession, God and Godlessness. Salome Jen's dramatization of Sexton's poetry is a stunning portrait of a complex and beautiful woman whose triumphs and defeats came from outsized passion.

 

 

Of Mice and Men
The Weston Playhouse Theatre Company

Wednesday, November 7

7:30 p.m.

Koumantzelis Auditorium, Lindsay Hall

The Weston Playhouse Theatre Company presents John Steinbeck's tale of the unusual bond between two farm workers in 1930's California. The gentle giant Lenny and his wily protector George share the dream of a patch of land and a life they can call their own, but the jealousies and desires of others lead them to make a soul-searching sacrifice.

 

The Irish Rovers

Thursday, December 6

7:30 p.m.

Koumantzelis Auditorium, Lindsay Hall

Join us for a holiday concert with the international ambassadors of Irish music, who have charmed and entertained people around the world. Together nearly 40 years, the Irish Rovers have never lost their ability to deliver a rollicking, rousing performance of good cheer.

We are Your Sisters

 

Directed by Darryl V. Jones

Tuesday, February 5, 2002

7:30 p.m.

Koumantzelis Auditorium, Lindsay Hall

Adopted for the stage from the Dorothy Sterling book, "We are Your Sisters: Black women in the 19th Century," which portrayed the lives of American black women before, during and immediately after the Civil War.

A Chat with the 88's

 

Starring Beverly Serra-Brooks

Wednesday, March 6, 2002

7:30 p.m.

Koumantzelis Auditorium, Lindsay Hall

Celebrated pianist Beverly Serra-Brooks stars in a concert program that celebrates the history of the piano on its 300th birthday.

TICKET INFORMATION:

 

Individual tickets are $7 and season tickets are $35 for the general public. Tickets can be purchased at the LaCava Information Desk in advance or at the Koumantzelis Auditorium Box Office one hour prior to each show. For more information call 781-891-3424.

 

Directions to Bentley College are available at 781-891-2100 or on the college web site at http://www.bentley.edu.

BENTLEY UNIVERSITY is one of the nation’s leading business schools, dedicated to preparing a new kind of business leader – one with the deep technical skills, broad global perspective, and high ethical standards required to make a difference in an ever-changing world. Our rich, diverse arts and sciences program, combined with an advanced business curriculum, prepares informed professionals who make an impact in their chosen fields. Located on a classic New England campus minutes from Boston, Bentley is a dynamic community of leaders, scholars and creative thinkers. The Graduate School emphasizes the impact of technology on business practice, in offerings that include MBA and Master of Science programs, PhD programs in accountancy and in business, and customized executive education programs. The university enrolls approximately 4,100 full-time undergraduate, 140 adult part-time undergraduate, 1,430 graduate, and 43 doctoral students. Bentley is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges; AACSB International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business; and the European Quality Improvement System, which benchmarks quality in management and business education. For more information, please visit www.bentley.edu

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