Watch tap dance all-stars Dorrance Dance explore the unique and enchanting environment of the Pillow grounds in Ways to Now! Enjoy the full-length performance of this 2021 world premiere in a new encore presentation, streaming through December 18.
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.
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.
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.
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