Festival 2020
Full Lineup

Get ready for world premieres, new collaborations, international artists,
anniversary celebrations, and so much more!

Winter and
Spring Events

The first few months of 2020 bring co-presentations with MASS MoCA and local cultural partners, Pillow Parties, workshops and classes, Pillow Pop-Ups, and more.

The School at
Jacob's Pillow

Apply for Summer 2020 Professional Advancement and Development Programs at The School! The deadline for Early Application Round II is Friday, Feb 14 at noon EST.

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.




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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