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Talks and Tours

Pre-Show Talks

Gain insight into your performance with free 15 minute briefings by Pillow Scholars-in-Residence which start 30 minutes before every Ted Shawn Theatre and Doris Duke Theatre performance.

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Post-Show Talks

Participate in free Question & Answer sessions with artists just after they step off stage on Thursdays in the Doris Duke Theatre and Fridays in the Ted Shawn Theatre.

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Interact with artists and experts in the field at free in-depth discussions, moderated interviews, film screenings and book signings at Blake's Barn. Fridays at 5pm, Saturdays at 4pm.

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Guided Tours

Learn about the history and legends of Jacob’s Pillow on a free 30-minute guided tour of the National Historic Landmark grounds. Guided walking tours, led by Jacob’s Pillow staff and interns, start from the Welcome Center, which is located next to the Ted Shawn Theatre.

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