Limón Dance Company Celebrates its 75th Anniversary at Jacob’s Pillow

June 22, 2022 (BECKET, Mass.)— Limón Dance Company will celebrate part of its 75th anniversary season at the Pillow in the fifth week of Festival 2022 from July 20-24. The program will feature works by Limón, Doris Humphrey, and Olivier Taparga. In addition, Music From The Sole will perform tap’s…

Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival Welcomes A.I.M by Kyle Abraham

Ballet Nepantla, Mina Nishimura and Kota Yamazaki, and Passion Fruit Dance Company with Baye & Asa to Appear in One-Night-Only Performances on the Henry J. Leir Stage June 15, 2022 (BECKET, Mass.)— The fourth week of the Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival 2022 welcomes A.I.M by Kyle Abraham, performing An Untitled…

Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui Receives the 2022 Jacob’s Pillow Dance Award 

Cherkaoui will be honored at the season-opening Gala on June 18, where performers will include dance luminaries inaugurating the renovated Ted Shawn Theatre  March 15, 2022 (BECKET, Mass.)—Jacob’s Pillow announces Belgian and Moroccan choreographer, dancer, and director Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui as the recipient of the 2022 Jacob’s Pillow Dance Award.…

Jacob’s Pillow Announces 2022 Dance Festival

Featuring world premieres, 90th Anniversary Season celebrations, reopening of the renovated Ted Shawn Theatre Feb. 2, 2022 (BECKET, Mass.) —Jacob’s Pillow is pleased to announce the full season lineup for Festival 2022, featuring world premieres, new commissions, 90th Anniversary Season celebrations, Pillow-exclusive engagements, and work developed at the Pillow Lab. …

Jacob’s Pillow Announces Dance Festival Week 4 Programming

July 9, 2021 – (BECKET, Mass.) – Jacob’s Pillow presents Brian Brooks / Moving Company on the Henry J. Leir Stage and in a site-specific performance, utilizing augmented reality technology, from July 21-25. The company will perform Closing Distance, which premiered before the pandemic and has not been performed since, on…

Jacob’s Pillow Announces Artist Line-Up for First Multi-Platform Festival, June 30-August 29

Onsite Programming Includes Outdoor Performances, Talks, Classes & Exhibit Online Events Stream through September 23 April 20, 2021 (Becket, MA)—Jacob’s Pillow announces the full artist line-up for its 2021 summer Festival—the first to feature both onsite and online programming. Onsite events run June 30-August 29, with online streaming through September…

Jacob’s Pillow Announces Plans for Festival 2021

Ted Shawn Theatre Renovation, and Dance We Must Campaign Becket, MA (March 11, 2021) Today Jacob’s Pillow—National Historic Landmark, National Medal of Arts recipient, and home to America’s longest-running and largest dance festival—announces plans to host a multi-platform virtual and on-site Festival in 2021, undertake substantial renovations to the Ted…

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