Jacob’s Pillow Contemporary Performance Ensemble
Jacob’s Pillow (358 George Carter Road, Becket, MA 01223)
The School at Jacob’s Pillow’s Contemporary Performance Ensemble performs on the outdoor stage at Jacob’s Pillow with a repertoire created on the dancers by leading choreographers who serve as program faculty.
Happening at the culmination of each program, witness performances from the Performance Ensembles in the genres of Contemporary Ballet (June 25), Contemporary (July 16), Musical Theatre (August 6), and Dance Theatre: Afro-Latin Immersion (August 20). Program Directors of the Contemporary Ballet Program are Annabelle Lopez Ochoa and Luis R. Torres; Program Director of the Contemporary Program is Milton Myers; Program Director of the Musical Theatre Program is Jeffrey Page; and Program Directors of the Dance Theatre: Afro-Latin Immersion program is Maria Torres.
Dancers of The School at Jacob’s Pillow are apprentices, trainees, pre-professionals, and early-career professionals from around the world. Professional Advancement Programs during Festival 2022 are on-site and are designed to nurture the artistic growth of the next generation of dance artists.