Recruitment Tour

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 below 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.

FESTIVALS/CONFERENCES/INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOPS
Visit the venue’s website about how to participate.

Alabama Dance Festival | January 18-27, 2019
Tap Master Class Artist: Star Dixon

Centre International de Danse de Jazz | February 25-March 1, 2019
Contemporary Master Class Artist: Milton Myers

IABD International Conference and Festival | January 22-27, 2019

Regional High School Dance Festival – Norfolk, VA | March 21-24, 2019

Regional High School Dance Festival – Madison, WI | March 15-19, 2019


MASTER CLASSES
One or more internationally acclaimed Pillow artists lead inspirational experiences mirroring The School’s professional classes and rehearsals. Expect a fast-paced class with emphasis on a range of combinations related to the techniques and artistic expectations of the specified program. Parents, teachers, and friends are not permitted to observe.

Please arrive one hour before the Master Class to check-in and register.

Dancers must be 15 years of age to participate in a Master Class. If you are 15-17 years old you are encouraged to pre-register for Master Classes and you will be prompted to provide the electronic signature and email of a parent or guardian. If you register as a walk-in, a parent or guardian must accompany you to register on the day and time of the Master Class you are attending to sign a liability waiver. 15-17-year-old dancers will not be permitted to take the Master Class without the signature of a parent or guardian.

Pre-Registration | $15

To pre-register, complete the pre-registration form online. The deadline to pre-register is 4pm Thursday prior to the Master Class date. Refunds are granted for medical conditions only, with a physician’s note.

Walk-In Registration | $20

Walk-ins are most welcome, space permitting.

Discounts

A $5 discount is available for Jacob’s Pillow Alumni and National YoungArts Winners by selecting “I am a Jacob’s Pillow Alumni” and/or “I am a National YoungArts Winner” on the registration form.

2019 Recruitment Tour Master Classes

CONTEMPORARY

Attire should be neat and professional.

MIAMI, FL
New World School of the Arts, Studio 5808 A&B
Sunday, Jan 13, 2019

Registration/Warm-up: 3-3:45pm
Master Class: 4-5:30pm
Q&A: 5:30-6pm
Master Class Artist: Milton Myers

NEW YORK, NY
New York City Center, Studio 5
Saturday, Jan 19, 2019

Registration/Warm-up: 11-11:45am
Master Class: Noon-1:30pm
Q&A: 1:30-2pm
Master Class Artist: Milton Myers

CHICAGO, IL
Lou Conte Dance Studio at Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, Studio A
Saturday, Feb 02, 2019

Registration/Warm-up: 2:30-3:15pm
Master Class: 3:30-5pm
Q&A: 5-5:30pm
Master Class Artist: Milton Myers

LOS ANGELES, CA
Brockus Project Studios
Saturday, Feb 09, 2019

Registration/Warm-up: 10-10:45am
Master Class: 11am-12:30pm
Q&A: 12:30-1pm
Master Class Artist: Kyle Abraham

NEW YORK, NY
New York City Center, Studio 5
Sunday, Feb 24, 2019

Registration/Warm-up: 3:30-4:15pm
Master Class: 4:30-6pm
Q&A: 6-6:30pm
Master Class Artist: Elizabeth Roxas-Dobrish

BROOKLYN, NY
Mark Morris Dance Center, Studio C
Saturday, Mar 16, 2019

Registration/Warm-up: 4:30-5:15pm
Master Class: 5:30-7pm
Q&A: 7-7:30pm
Master Class Artist: Milton Myers
Demonstrator: Aya Kaneko

BOSTON, MA
The Dance Complex, Studio 1
Saturday, Mar 30, 2019

Registration/Warm-up: 12:30-1:15pm
Master Class: 1:30-3pm
Q&A: 3-3:30pm
Master Class Artist: Milton Myers
Demonstrator: Aya Kaneko

FLAMENCO & SPANISH DANCE

Attire should be neat and professional. Professional flamenco shoes required; women should have a long flamenco skirt.

NEW YORK, NY
Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana, Studio A
Monday, Jan 21, 2019

Registration/Warm-up: 3-3:45pm
Master Class: 4-5:30pm
Q&A: 5:30-6pm
Master Class Artist: Irene Rodríguez

CHICAGO, IL
American Rhythm Center, Studio A
Sunday, Feb 03, 2019

Registration/Warm-up: 12:30-1:15pm
Master Class: 1:30-3pm
Q&A: 3-3:30pm

NEW YORK, NY
Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana, Studio B
Saturday, Feb 23, 2019

Registration/Warm-up: 11-11:45am
Master Class: Noon-1:30pm
Q&A: 1:30-2pm

NEW YORK, NY
Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana, Studio A
Sunday, Mar 17, 2019

Registration/Warm-up: 1-1:45pm
Master Class: 2-3:30pm
Q&A: 3:30-4pm

TAP

Attire should be neat and professional. Tap shoes required.

NEW YORK, NY
Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana, Studio A
Monday, Jan 21, 2019

Registration/Warm-up: Noon-12:45pm
Master Class: 1-2:30pm
Q&A: 2:30-3pm
Master Class Artist: Dormeshia Sumbry-Edwards

CHICAGO, IL
American Rhythm Center, Studio A
Sunday, Feb 03, 2019

Registration/Warm-up: 10:30-11:15am
Master Class: 11:30am-1pm
Q&A: 1-1:30pm
Master Class Artist: Star Dixon

LOS ANGELES, CA
USC Glorya Kaufman School of Dance
Sunday, Feb 10, 2019

Registration/Warm-up: 5:00-5:45pm
Master Class: 6:00-7:30pm
Q&A: 7:30-8pm
Master Class Artist: Joseph Wiggan

NEW YORK, NY
TW Studios: Chelsea
Saturday, Feb 23, 2019

Registration/Warm-up: 3-3:45pm
Master Class: 4-5:30pm
Q&A: 5:30-6pm
Master Class Artist: Jason Samuels Smith

NEW YORK, NY
Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana, Studio B
Sunday, Mar 17, 2019

Registration/Warm-up: 10-10:45am
Master Class: 11am-12:30pm
Q&A: 12:30-1pm
Master Class Artist: Michelle Dorrance

BOSTON, MA
Deborah Mason Performing Arts Center
Saturday, Mar 30, 2019

Registration/Warm-up: 4:30-5:15pm
Master Class: 5:30-7pm
Q&A: 7-7:30pm
Master Class Artist: Derick Grant