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Big News: Jersey City’s own Nimbus Invited To Perform at Jacob’s Pillow Dance Inside/Out Festival.

Jacob’s Pillow Dance is lauded worldwide as a “hub and mecca of dancing” (TIME Magazine), “one of America’s most precious cultural assets” (Mikhail Baryshnikov), and “the dance center of the nation” (The New York Times). 506 more words

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Adam H. Weinert reviving the dances of Ted Shawn and early Jacob's Pillow history

Dancer and choreographer Adam H. Weinert, an alumnus of The School at Jacob’s Pillow, previous Pillow Research Fellow, and Festival artist, brings the works of legendary modern dance pioneer and Jacob’s Pillow founder Ted Shawn to the Tate Modern museum in London, May 13-16. 1,581 more words


Dance Beat: PBT, CLO Dance Seasons Plus, Jacob's Pillow

PBT. As it nears the finish of its 45th season, Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre seems to be casting its sights on the 50th. For the first time in recent memory it is presenting two mixed repertory nights. 572 more words

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Pod de Deux Episode 3: Ben Richards

We speak to Ben Richards in our third episode of Pod de Deux Podcast. Ben is a freelance video artist, dancer and choreographer who lives in New York City and spent three years in Montreal. 101 more words

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Amber Pickens at Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival

Amber and I met at Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival last summer, while I was the photography intern and she was a participant in the Contemporary Dance Program. 316 more words


Festival Series: Jacob's Pillow Dance (1931-Present)

Jacob’s Pillow is the oldest internationally acclaimed summer dance festival in the United States. Its mission is “to support dance creation, presentation, education, and preservation; and to engage and deepen public appreciation and support for dance.” 638 more words

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The Stone of Destiny

This has been a huge year for Scotland, with a referendum on independence and a Commonwealth Games hosted in Glasgow in addition to the usual annual highlights of Hogmanay, Up Helly Aa and the Edinburgh Festival. 675 more words