July 12, 2019 – (Becket, MA) Jacob’s Pillow presents the highly-anticipated world premiere of THE DAY, featuring world renowned cellist Maya Beiser and legendary dancer Wendy Whelan with choreography by the groundbreaking postmodern dance artist Lucinda Childs and music by Pulitzer Prize-winning David Lang in the Doris Duke Theatre, July 31-Aug 4. Co-commissioned by Jacob’s Pillow, the multidisciplinary work explores memory, life’s journey, resilience, and survival of the soul through the shared language of music and dance.

“Jacob’s Pillow is elated to present the world premiere of THE DAY. This richly textured work unites the extraordinary creativity of four of the most innovative contemporary artists today and will undoubtedly leave its mark on stages worldwide,” says Jacob’s Pillow Director Pamela Tatge.

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