Thank You For Coming
Festival 2019 has come to a close, but the Pillow has plenty to offer year-round. Explore upcoming events on our calendar!
Celebrate National Dance Day
Calling audience members of all ages and dance abilities! Join us at Pittsfield's Third Thursday for a FREE Pillow Pop-Up Performance by Barkha Dance Company and learn the 2019 National Dance Day routine to be featured in our celebratory video.
DELve into Dance Education
Immerse yourself in this two-day intensive course on the DEL Model of Dance Education! For ages 18+ and scholarships available.
Vogue. Runway. Best-Dressed Contest.
Join Jason A. Rodriguez from FX’s hit television series Pose for the first ever Pillow Party: Mini Ball! Tickets $15 adult, $8 student, youth 17 & under free. Get your ticket today!
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