Celebrating Isadora Duncan
Lori Belilove and Sara Mearns

At Jacob's Pillow: May 27

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Virtual Pillow: Celebrating Isadora Duncan

With Lori Belilove and Sara Mearns

Jacob’s Pillow on YouTube | Wednesday, May 27, 2020 | 5pm EDT

In celebration of modern dance pioneer Isadora Duncan’s 143rd birthday, Jacob’s Pillow will screen an incomparable program of Duncan dances prefaced by a live online conversation with two of the artists. 

Performed by Lori Belilove and the Isadora Duncan Dance Company, with guest artist Sara Mearns of the New York City Ballet, this outdoor presentation on the Pillow’s spectacular Inside/Out Stage from Festival 2019 showcases Duncan’s work in an unforgettable setting. 

Tune in on Wednesday, May 27 at 5pm to hear Lori Belilove and Sara Mearns in conversation with Director of Preservation Norton Owen, all of whom will be online after the 40-minute video to respond to your questions and comments directly in the chat.

The Art of Isadora is comprised of solos and group works from the repertory of Isadora Duncan. Stagings and recreations by Lori Belilove, Artistic Director of the Isadora Duncan Dance Company. With guest artist Sara Mearns. Company Dancers: Nikki Poulos, Hayley Rose, Emily D’Angelo, Faith Kimberling, Rebecca Allen, Caroline Yamada.

Click here to view the full program.