Jacob’s Pillow Announces 2008 Season

Earlier this week, Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival announced the line-up for their 76th season, which begins June 14, 2008 in the town of Becket, MA.

The season kicks off with a gala on Saturday the 14th, featuring Garth Fagan Dance, an exclusive solo appearance by choreographer and dancer Bill T. Jones, Ballet Austin Artistic Director Stephen Mills presents a world premiere performed by the dancers of the Ballet Program of The School at Jacob’s Pillow, and a special montage of film clips from the Pillow Archives will be screened. The evening includes cocktails, dinner, a live auction, and dancing to live music on the Great Lawn.

Call 413.243.9919 ext. 24 for more information and to purchase tickets.

Following is alphabetical list of performances scheduled for the upcoming season:

Aspen Santa Fe Ballet
Alonzo King’s LINES Ballet
Ballet Boyz
Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company
Compagnie Heddy Maalem
Conny Janssen Danst
David Michalek’s Slow Dancing
Garth Fagan Dance
Hofesh Shechter Company
Kate Weare Company
Keigwin + Company
Ko & Edge Company
Lar Lubovitch Dance Company
Maureen Fleming
Mimulus; Natural Dance Theatre
Shantala Shivalingappa
Stockholm 59° North
T.P.O. (Teatro d’Piazza d’Occasione)
Trey McIntyre Project

Please visit JacobsPillow.org for more information.

About Jeff McKinney

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