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AUG 4-6 | CELEBRATE PRIDE

Our annual LGBTQIA+ celebration weekend is filled with FREE events | Director of Preservation Norton Owen leads a historic tour of the Pillow grounds which centers its origins in the 1930s; including personal anecdotes enlivening this annual event. Exquisite Corps PillowTalk explores Mitchell Rose’s film focusing on 42 prominent choreographers creating a visual “chain love letter” to dance and Perspectives on Men in Dance PillowTalk features choreographers Doug Varone and Kyle Abraham’s perspectives on dynamics of gay men in dance. Show your pride on the dance floor at our FREE Saturday night dance party with DJ BFG hosted by Tyler Ashley, The Dauphine of Bushwick!


Full Schedule of Weekend OUT Events

FRIDAY

8am | Morning Class: Modern
5pm| PillowTalkExquisite Corps
6:15pm | Inside/Out Performance: Inlet Dance Theatre
8pm | Doug Varone & Dancers in the Ted Shawn Theatre
8:15pm | Kyle Abraham/Abraham.In.Motion in the Doris Duke Theatre
Post-Show | Q&A with Doug Varone & Dancers

SATURDAY

2 & 8pm |  Doug Varone & Dancers in the Ted Shawn Theatre
2:15 & 8:15pm | Kyle Abraham/Abraham.In.Motion in the Doris Duke Theatre
4pm | PillowTalkPerspectives on Men in Dance
5:30pm | Public Guided Tour; meet at the Welcome Center
6:15pm | Inside/Out Performance: The School at Jacob’s Pillow Musical Theatre Dance Program
Post-Show | FREE Dance Party

SUNDAY

10am |  Master Class with Abraham.In.Motion; $15
Noon | Special Tour Celebrating Ted Shawn & His Men Dancers; Meet at the Bell
2pm | Doug Varone & Dancers in the Ted Shawn Theatre
2:15pm | Kyle Abraham/Abraham.In.Motion in the Doris Duke Theatre
4:30pm | Sunday Film Series: Anatomy of a Male Ballet Dancer; $10

PHOTOS: Cast Parties, Doug Varone & Dancers, Musical Theatre Dance Program of The School, Kyle Abraham/Abraham.In.Motion, Gala; photos by Hayim Heron, Nikki Carrara, Brooke Trisolini, Christopher Duggan & Carrie Schneider. Trisha Brown Dance Company; photo Agathe Pouponey.

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Weekend OUT at the Pillow

At Jacob’s Pillow: Aug 4 - Aug 6