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Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festivallocked

  • Norton Owen

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It is widely regarded as the oldest and most extensive dance festival in the world, located on a National Historic Landmark site in the Berkshire Hills of western Massachusetts. Founded by the modern dance pioneer ted Shawn in 1933, the Pillow dates its origins to the first performance by Shawn and his Men Dancers, a company that was synonymous with the festival until it disbanded in ...

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