Building Communities Through Dance

Pillow artists and staff develop programs that connect participants to the physical, emotional, intellectual and inspirational world of dance.

Community Events

Join us at the Pillow and throughout the Berkshires for Pillow Pop-up Performances, classes, talks, and more!

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College Partnership Program

College students and educators are invited to use the Pillow’s resources year-round. Partners of engage in the artistic process by attending Creative Development Residency showings and find support for their academic research in the Archives.

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Pittsfield Moves!

A collaboration between Jacob’s Pillow and The Berkshire Bridges – Working Cities Pittsfield Initiative, this yearlong project will help local stakeholders develop a practice of storytelling and relationship building through movement.

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Dance Education Laboratory (DEL) Mini-Workshop

Join veteran dance educator and Founding Faculty of the Dance Education Laboratory (DEL), Ann Biddle, in a dance education workshop inspired by the work of Pillow Lab artists. Come experience the joy of playful dance collaboration within a community dedicated to artistry, connection, and creation!

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The Pittsfield Pillow Express

The dance center of the nation is just a bus ride away! The Pillow is now offering FREE round-trip bus transportation from three Pittsfield neighborhoods.

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Drawing upon K-12 academic topics as source material, choreographic works are developed by students through a co-teaching process between classroom teachers and the Pillow's roster of prominent Artist Educators.

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An Extraordinary Place to See Dance