December 4, 2017 – (Becket, MA) Jacob’s Pillow presents Le Patin Libre (The Free Skate), pioneers of contemporary ice-skating as a new artistic discipline, as a Pillow Pop-Up performance at the Boys & Girls Club of the Berkshires in Pittsfield, February 16. Through an innovative display of ice-skating virtuosity, this Montreal-based group combines ice-skating with choreography and performance art. This engagement is part of The City of Pittsfield’s Office of Cultural Development’s 10×10 Upstreet Arts Festival which highlights more than 50 events from artists across Berkshire County from February 15-25th.
“We’re thrilled to present Le Patin Libre as a Pillow Pop-Up and take part in Pittsfield’s 10×10 Upstreet Arts Festival. This is an exciting way for us to bring renowned contemporary performance to our audiences in the middle of winter and to continue our collaboration with the Boys and Girls Club,” says Jacob’s Pillow Director Pamela Tatge.
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