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Exciting programming featuring world premieres, commissions, site-specific work, international artists, live music, exclusive engagements, and more!

Start your summer dancing

Join us in celebrating the magic that is Jacob’s Pillow at our Season Opening Gala and #PARTYATTHEPILLOW at the Gala After Party with New York-based crooner Paul Loren!

Free Family-Friendly Fun

Get excited for the summer with this pre-Festival, family-friendly afternoon of free dance classes, dance-themed children’s activities and tours, and performances on the Inside/Out stage.




Special Events

A fabulous season-opening party, intimate film screenings, an epic dance battle, a happy hour not to forget, an ultimate end-of-summer celebration, and many more!

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Intent on legitimizing dance in America as an honorable career for men, choreographer and dancer Ted Shawn founded Jacob’s Pillow in 1931.

Learn More About the Pillow’s History

“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

Ted Shawn and His Men Dancers in Dance of the Ages, 1938. Photo: Shapiro Studios

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