2019 Professional Advancement Programs

Contemporary Ballet
Jun 10-23 | Alexandra Damiani and Matthew Neenan, Program Directors

Contemporary
Jul 8-28 | Milton Myers and Didy Veldman, Program Directors

The Ann & Weston Hicks Choreography Fellows Program
Aug 20-30 | Bebe Miller and Risa Steinberg, Program Directors

Flamenco & Spanish Dance
Jun 24-Jul 7 | Irene Rodríguez, Program Director

Tap
Jul 29-Aug 19 | Michelle Dorrance and Dormeshia Sumbry-Edwards,
Program Directors

Art of Photographing Dance
Aug 20-25 | Rose Eichenbaum, Program Director

The School Experience

Live & train on these beautiful historic grounds

The School at Jacob’s Pillow is a fully immersive experience demanding stamina, perseverance, risk-taking, creative collaboration, and passion. Dancers live and work as artists under the direction of a faculty who are the field’s most revered legends, choreographers, performers, and teachers. They lead classes, rehearsals, discussions, and seminars as well as coach and guide dancers both inside and outside of the studio.

Learn about Life at the Pillow

Hear from our Alumni

Learn more about the accomplishments of our Alumni here.

Experience The School in a city near you

The School at Jacob’s Pillow Recruitment Tour includes Master Classes led by Pillow artists in various cities as well as Festival/Conference/International Workshop opportunities to meet staff and artists. Join us at an event to meet Pillow artists, alumni, and staff, gain audition experience, and learn about the experience of living and training on the historic grounds of Jacob’s Pillow.

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Advance your uniquely resonant voice as a dance artist by applying for The School at Jacob’s Pillow.

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