Your First Look

A special preview of what’s to come. Mark your calendar for these sure-to-sell-out Festival 2020 artists!

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.

From East Coast to West Coast Swing

Don’t Miss: U.S. National Ballroom Finalists Florin Vlad and Natalia O’Connor Vlad, Berkshire Ballroom Chapter, and Hartford's outlandish sextet Eight to the Bar.




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

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“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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