April 15, 2019 (Becket, MA)—Jacob’s Pillow announces the complete schedule of Festival 2019. Featuring more than ten weeks with of over 350 ticketed and free performances, off-site pop-up
performances, exhibits, talks, classes, films, and dance parties, Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival 2019 runs from June 19-August 25. Celebrating its 87th season, Jacob’s Pillow is the longest-running dance festival in the United States, a National Historic Landmark, and a National Medal of the Arts recipient. Tickets to all performances are on sale now at jacobspillow.org or through the Box Office at 413.243.0745.
“I am thrilled to announce the rich and bountiful offerings of Festival 2019. We are excited to celebrate important milestones and commemorate the creative reach of trailblazing visionaries whose journeys are deeply rooted in Pillow history. We are also introducing new voices from the U.S. and abroad and showcasing powerful dialogue between movement and live music. Audiences will have the opportunity to explore movement as scientific research and participate in a week-long celebration of Indigenous dance. We can’t wait for a wide array of artists and audiences to come together to create the unforgettable experience that is the summer at Jacob’s Pillow,” says Director Pamela Tatge.
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