Hailing from New Zealand, dance company Black Grace is dedicated to the rich storytelling traditions of the South Pacific. Watch Black Grace's masterful blending of contemporary and Samoan dance genres performed at Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival 2022, streaming through March 19.
Join Los Angeles-based Versa-Style Dance Company for an exciting workshop exploring the fundamentals of street dance forms and a high-energy performance of ORIGINS of Hip Hop on February 18. Families and participants of all ages are invited to move, watch, and learn.
Limón Dance Company
Experience the “indescribable magic” of Limón Dance Company from home! Watch the new full-length performance of one of the world’s greatest modern dance groups, performing at the 2022 Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival. Now streaming through February 19.
at Jacob's Pillow
Where dancers and choreographers define and strengthen their distinct artistic voices, while making career advancing connections. Explore the 2023 programs in Contemporary Ballet, Contemporary, Dunham Legacy, Tap, and Choreography.
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Get ready for world premieres, Pillow debuts, performances with live music, timeless classics, international artists, and so much more! View three announced artists performing in the Ted Shawn Theatre next summer, and stay tuned for the entire Festival lineup in the coming months.
2022-2023 Pillow Lab Residencies
Discover the nine 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
The new Doris Duke theatre will have all of the warmth and intimacy of the original Doris Duke while serving the needs of the dance field well into the future, including digital integration for artists working at the intersection of dance and technology.
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