Membership

Join our more than 2,500 members and support the Jacob’s Pillow mission.

Membership supports everything you love about Jacob’s Pillow. You help the Pillow present outstanding dance artists from around the world, provide training and support to talented dancers at The School, maintain our Landmark site, and create free community programs that engage people of all ages and backgrounds with dance.

    Depending on your level, membership also gives you access to:

  • Early subscription package and ticket ordering, starting at the $100 Friend level
  • Invitations to Member-exclusive events
  • A seat at intimate Creative Development Residency showings
  • Opportunities to celebrate at weekly Cast Parties
  • 10% off logo items at the Store

Membership gifts are 100% tax-deductible. Explore the full list of benefits, then join as a new member, renew your current membership, or upgrade to a higher level. Sustaining members support the Pillow year round through easy, automatic monthly or quarterly gifts.

Members $50 - $1,999
Ted Shawn Circle $2,000 - $9,999
Visionary Leaders From $10,000

Select a Membership

Benefits

Fan$50+

  • Invitations to free Members-only events
  • 10% Store discount on Pillow logo items
  • Membership pin and Pillow hand fan
  • Jacob’s Pillow bumper sticker for first-time Members

Friend$100+

  • Invitations to free Members-only events
  • 10% Store discount on Pillow logo items
  • Membership pin and Pillow hand fan
  • Jacob’s Pillow bumper sticker for first-time Members
  • Early subscription package and ticket ordering; before the general public
  • Access to special ticket discounts available during the VIP Pre-Sale

Contributor $250+

  • Invitations to free Members-only events
  • 10% Store discount on Pillow logo items
  • Membership pin and Pillow hand fan
  • Jacob’s Pillow bumper sticker for first-time Members
  • Early subscription package and ticket ordering; before the general public
  • Access to special ticket discounts available during the VIP Pre-Sale
  • Annual Festival poster
  • Recognition in the Festival Program Book
  • Invitation to one Saturday evening Cast Party with artists and donors
  • Exclusive Members-only item from the Store

Supporter$500+

  • Invitations to free Members-only events
  • 10% Store discount on Pillow logo items
  • Membership pin and Pillow hand fan
  • Jacob’s Pillow bumper sticker for first-time Members
  • Early subscription package and ticket ordering; before the general public
  • Access to special ticket discounts available during the VIP Pre-Sale
  • Annual Festival poster
  • Recognition in the Festival Program Book
  • Invitation to one Saturday evening Cast Party with artists and donors
  • Exclusive Members-only item from the Store
  • Invitations to two Saturday evening Cast Parties with artists and donors
  • Invitations to intimate Creative Development Residency showings

Benefactor$1,000+

  • Invitations to free Members-only events
  • 10% Store discount on Pillow logo items
  • Membership pin and Pillow hand fan
  • Jacob’s Pillow bumper sticker for first-time Members
  • Early subscription package and ticket ordering; before the general public
  • Access to special ticket discounts available during the VIP Pre-Sale
  • Annual Festival poster
  • Recognition in the Festival Program Book
  • Invitation to one Saturday evening Cast Party with artists and donors
  • Exclusive Members-only item from the Store
  • Invitations to two Saturday evening Cast Parties with artists and donors
  • Invitations to intimate Creative Development Residency showings
  • Invitations to all Saturday evening Cast Parties with artists and donors
  • Personal guided tour of the historic grounds and Archives
  • Exclusive Jacob’s Pillow calendar featuring photographs by Festival Photographer Christopher Duggan (available until March 31, 2017)
Invitations to free Members-only events
10% Store discount on Pillow logo items
Membership pin and Pillow hand fan
Jacob’s Pillow bumper sticker for first-time Members
Early subscription package and ticket ordering; before the general public
Access to special ticket discounts available during the VIP Pre-Sale
Annual Festival poster
Recognition in the Festival Program Book
Invitation to one Saturday evening Cast Party with artists and donors
Exclusive Members-only item from the Store
Invitations to two Saturday evening Cast Parties with artists and donors
Invitations to intimate Creative Development Residency showings
Invitations to all Saturday evening Cast Parties with artists and donors
Personal guided tour of the historic grounds and Archives
Exclusive Jacob’s Pillow calendar featuring photographs by Festival Photographer Christopher Duggan (available until March 31, 2017)
All Ted Shawn Circle benefits are in addition to Member Benefits. See All Benefits
  • Invitations to free members-only events
  • 10% Store discount on Pillow logo items
  • Membership pin
  • Pillow hand fan
  • Jacob’s Pillow bumper sticker for first time members
  • Access to special-ticket discounts available during the VIP Pre-sale
  • Annual Festival Poster
  • Recognition in the Festival Program Book
  • Exclusive Jacob’s Pillow Festival item from the Store
  • Invitations to intimate Creative Development Residency
  • Invitations to all Saturday evening cast parties with artists and donors
  • Personal guided tour of the historic grounds and Archives
  • Exclusive Jacob’s Pillow Calendar featuring photographs by Festival Photographer Christopher Duggan (available until March 31, 2017)

Select A Ted Shawn Circle Level

Benefits

Partners' Circle $2,000+

  • Priority parking pass
  • Early ticket ordering before Benefactor, Supporter, Contributor, and Friends
  • Waived exchange fees
  • Direct phone access to the Ted Shawn Circle Concierge for great seats all summer long
  • Invitations to Ted Shawn Circle events, plus our annual Visionary Leaders event
  • Invitations to an intimate morning talk series - Ted Shawn Circle Chats - with Jacob’s Pillow Scholars-in-Residence and Director of Preservation Norton Owen

Presenters' Circle $5,000+

  • Priority parking pass
  • Early ticket ordering before Benefactor, Supporter, Contributor, and Friends
  • Waived exchange fees
  • Direct phone access to the Ted Shawn Circle Concierge for great seats all summer long
  • Invitations to Ted Shawn Circle events, plus our annual Visionary Leaders event
  • Invitations to an intimate morning talk series - Ted Shawn Circle Chats - with Jacob’s Pillow Scholars-in-Residence and Director of Preservation Norton Owen
  • Invitations to observe rehearsals or classes for select Festival artists
  • Opportunity to designate your gift to underwrite one of the following:
    • 2 Inside/Out performances, offered to the public at no cost
    • Sponsor The School at Jacob’s Pillow and be matched with a student
Priority parking pass
Early ticket ordering before Benefactor, Supporter, Contributor, and Friends
Waived exchange fees
Direct phone access to the Ted Shawn Circle Concierge for great seats all summer long
Invitations to Ted Shawn Circle events, plus our annual Visionary Leaders event
Invitations to an intimate morning talk series - Ted Shawn Circle Chats - with Jacob’s Pillow Scholars-in-Residence and Director of Preservation Norton Owen
Invitations to observe rehearsals or classes for select Festival artists
Opportunity to designate your gift to underwrite one of the following:
  • 2 Inside/Out performances, offered to the public at no cost
  • Sponsor The School at Jacob’s Pillow and be matched with a student
All Visionary Leader benefits are in addition to Member benefits and Ted Shawn Circle Benefits. See All Benefits

Member Benefits

  • Invitations to free members-only events
  • 10% Store discount on Pillow logo items
  • Membership pin
  • Pillow hand fan
  • Jacob’s Pillow bumper sticker for first time members
  • Access to special-ticket discounts available during the VIP Pre-sale
  • Annual Festival Poster
  • Recognition in the Festival Program Book
  • Exclusive Jacob’s Pillow Festival item from the Store
  • Invitations to intimate Creative Development Residency
  • Invitations to all Saturday evening cast parties with artists and donors
  • Personal guided tour of the historic grounds and Archives
  • Exclusive Jacob’s Pillow Calendar featuring photographs by Festival Photographer Christopher Duggan (available until March 31, 2017)

Ted Shawn Circle Benefits

  • Priority parking pass
  • Waived exchange fees
  • Direct phone access to the Ted Shawn Circle Concierge for great seats all summer long
  • Invitations to all Ted Shawn Circle events, plus our annual Visionary Leaders event
  • Invitations to an intimate morning talk series with Jacob’s Pillow Scholars-in-residence and Director of Preservation Norton Owen
  • Invitations to observe rehearsals of classes for select Festival artists

Select a Visionary Leader Level

Benefits

Producers' Circle $10,000+

  • Earliest subscription and ticket ordering, before all other Member levels
  • Waived order fee on all ticket purchases
  • Festival poster, hand-signed by Festival artists
  • Prominent outdoor recognition throughout the Festival
  • Opportunity to join the Jacob’s Pillow Director and a Festival artist (selected by Director) for drinks or a meal at one of our dining venues
  • Opportunity to sponsor an opening night performance in the Doris Duke Theatre including a post-performance champagne toast with the company

Chairman’s Circle $25,000+

  • Earliest subscription and ticket ordering, before all other Member levels
  • Waived order fee on all ticket purchases
  • Festival poster, hand-signed by Festival artists
  • Prominent outdoor recognition throughout the Festival
  • Opportunity to join the Jacob’s Pillow Director and a Festival artist (selected by Director) for drinks or a meal at one of our dining venues
  • Opportunity to sponsor an opening night performance in the Doris Duke Theatre including a post-performance champagne toast with the company
  • Backstage tour and opportunity to meet a Festival artist
  • Opportunity to designate your gift toward a Pillow program of your choice
  • VIP Inside/Out picnic, with a reserved table and refreshments
  • Opportunity to sponsor a Cast Party
  • Opportunity to sponsor an opening night performance in the Ted Shawn Theatre including a post-performance champagne toast with the company
Earliest subscription and ticket ordering, before all other Member levels
Waived order fee on all ticket purchases
Festival poster, hand-signed by Festival artists
Prominent outdoor recognition throughout the Festival
Opportunity to join the Jacob’s Pillow Director and a Festival artist (selected by Director) for drinks or a meal at one of our dining venues
Opportunity to sponsor an opening night performance in the Doris Duke Theatre including a post-performance champagne toast with the company
Backstage tour and opportunity to meet a Festival artist
Opportunity to designate your gift toward a Pillow program of your choice
VIP Inside/Out picnic, with a reserved table and refreshments
Opportunity to sponsor a Cast Party
Opportunity to sponsor an opening night performance in the Ted Shawn Theatre including a post-performance champagne toast with the company