This digital screening took place July 15-29, 2021. Scroll for bonus content!

In this site-specific world premiere, Dorrance Dance explored the unique and enchanting environment of the Pillow grounds. These special daytime performances took audiences on a roving journey that showcased the Pillow’s campus in a never-before-seen (nor-heard) way.  

Commissioned by Jacob’s Pillow with leadership support from Gerry and Hank Alpert.

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Watch the Post-Show Talk

Dorrance Dance artistic leaders Michelle Dorrance, Nicholas Van Young, and Josette Wiggan-Freund in conversation with Jacob’s Pillow Associate Curator and Scholar-in-Residence Melanie George. This Talk took place on July 2, 2021, in place of a cancelled Henry J. Leir performance by Dorrance Dance.

Read the program and PillowNotes


Performance details begin on page 20.

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Dive into Jacob’s Pillow Dance Interactive

This ever-growing collection includes dance videos filmed at Jacob’s Pillow from the 1930s to today and new illustrated essays. Explore more from Dorrance Dance on JPDI:

Event Dates

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Online Event:
Dorrance Dance Plays the Pillow

At jacobspillow.org: Jul 15