The School at Jacob’s Pillow Announces 2017 Professional Advancement Programs Directed by World-Renowned Choreographers and Dance Artists

Tap Program For 2017 Led By Michelle Dorrance and Dormeshia Sumbry-Edwards

December 6, 2016 – (Becket, MA) – In the summer of 2017, The School at Jacob’s Pillow, a world renowned center for professional dance training will present Professional Advancement Programs in Ballet, Contemporary, Musical Theatre Dance, and a Tap Program led by Michelle Dorrance and Dormeshia Sumbry-Edwards. These programs will take place during Jacob’s Pillow’s 85th Anniversary Season. Led by a faculty of highly-distinguished international artists, they offer an incomparable combination of studio, performance, and Festival experiences.

“Jacob’s Pillow’s focus on nurturing and supporting artists begins with the programs of The School,” says Jacob’s Pillow Director Pamela Tatge. “Dancers are not only guided by a world-renowned faculty, they are also immersed in total ecology of the Festival experiencing new forms and experiences daily. Furthermore, they become a part of the Pillow’s rich history, joining the countless alumni who call Jacob’s Pillow home.”

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