Pittsfield Moves!
Community Residency

Move with us! Collaborate with Jacob’s Pillow, Working Cities Pittsfield, Pittsfield Moves! Community Partners and Angela’s Pulse artists and dancers at FREE workshops and events to build community and deepen connections through movement, storytelling, organizing, and creative practice.

Bring your skills! Community organizing, poetry/spoken word/storytelling, music (instrumental & voice), visual arts, acting/theater, and movement/dance forms welcome.

Community Workshops |  FREE, all ages welcome! Sign-up here.


 Pittsfield Moves!

Conceived by Jacob’s Pillow in collaboration with lead partner The Berkshire Bridges – Working Cities Pittsfield Initiative, this year-long residency supports Berkshire-based artists and community leaders within educational, social, and economic justice organizations to develop a practice of storytelling and relationship building through movement. Learn about Pittsfield Moves!.

Pittsfield Moves!; photo Toni Buckley

 

Read more about the experience and impact of Pittsfield Moves! in these Partner Profile Pillow Picks.

 

 

“This project built community in unexpected ways for me. Through creation and performance, we understood our role as part of a whole and that our contributions were needed. These bonds will last a lifetime!”

Thank you to our partners:
        Manos Unidas logo  Cultural Pittsfield logo  Transformative Development Initiative, and Youth Alive Step, Dance and Drum Team