Patsy Gay, Associate Archivist

Patsy Gay has worked at the Pillow since 2017, but she first came to the Pillow as an Archives/Preservation Intern during the 2007 festival. As Associate Archivist, Patsy assists the Director of Preservation with exhibitions, audience engagement, and all aspects of archival work including cataloging, reference, and online engagement. Previously, Patsy was the Archivist and Associate Producer for Ain Gordon and David Gordon’s Pick Up Performance Co(s). As an Archival/Preservation Technician Fellow with the Dance Heritage Coalition she also worked with Dance Theatre of Harlem, Eiko & Koma, and Lar Lubovitch Dance Company. Patsy received her MA in American Dance Studies at Florida State University and her MSLIS at Pratt Institute. Patsy’s favorite things are dance history, crafting, and karaoke.

You can contact Patsy by calling 413.243.9919 x154 or emailing

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