The Royal Ballet to Perform at Festival 2024
One of the most famous and celebrated companies in the world, The Royal Ballet of the United Kingdom will appear at Jacob’s Pillow for the first time, as the company’s sole stop in the U.S. in 2024.
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Co-Presentation this Fall
Don't miss Maxine Lyle’s new work STEP SHOW: THE MUSICAL, a two-act theatrical production that showcases African American step dance and its role in Black college life.
2023-2024 Pillow Lab Residencies
Discover the ten artists who will be in residency this season at our year-round incubator for artist exploration and the development of new works.
Doris Duke Theatre
Jacob's Pillow's new theater will look to the future with advanced technological capabilities, flexible performance spaces, and a sustainable, accessible design.
at Jacob's Pillow
Where dancers and choreographers define and strengthen their distinct artistic voices, while making career advancing connections. Explore the 2024 programs in Contemporary Ballet, Contemporary, ChoreoTech Lab, Musical Theatre, and Choreography.
Explore The Pillow
Intent on legitimizing dance in America as an honorable career for men, choreographer and dancer Ted Shawn founded Jacob’s Pillow in 1931.
“Thousands of people, of all ages, from across the United States and the world, have Jacob’s Pillow to thank for opening their horizons to dance.”
awarding Jacob’s Pillow with a 2010 National Medal of Arts