Our 85th Anniversary Season
A powerhouse ballet company, legendary modern dance ensemble, acclaimed international choreographers, and our own Jacob's Pillow Dance Award recipient—and this is just the beginning!
Eiko Otake | A Body at the Pillow
In an exclusive one-day-only engagement, Japanese-born artist Eiko Otake will perform a site specific solo on the historic grounds of Jacob’s Pillow. The work is the newest installment of Otake’s A Body in Places series. | Saturday, July 22, 2017
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