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Praised for its “sheer kinetic force and profound emotional insight” (The Washington Post), modern dance company Doug Varone & Dancers delivers expansive vision, versatility, and technical prowess to the Ted Shawn Theatre.

Celebrating its 30th Anniversary this year, the company brings ReComposed, inspired by expressionist painter Joan Mitchell’s swirling pastels, set to acclaimed composer Michael Gordon’s tremendous orchestral score Dystopia. The program also includes Varone’s masterpiece Boats Leaving, as well as Varone himself in the world premiere solo performance of Nocturne(s).

Related video on Jacob’s Pillow Dance Interactive: Doug Varone & Dancers in Castles in 2009

*Programming subject to change.

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At Jacob’s Pillow: Aug 2 - Aug 6