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Free Fun Fridays: Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival


08/21/2015 - 8:00am to 7:00pm


Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival
358 George Carter Road
01223 Becket , MA

Description of Event: 

Special Activities: Rehearsals at The School at Jacob’s Pillow will be open for observation beginning at 9am. A free all –ages, all-levels hip-hop class will be offered on the Great Lawn 2:30-3:30pm, followed by a free all-ages, all-levels swing dance class 4-5pm. A screening of a French documentary, Dancing is Living, about world renowned choreographer Benjamin Millepied will take place at 5pm in Blake’s Barn.  The Pillow’s free outdoor performance series, Inside/Out featuring a swing dance company, starts at 6:15pm. Additional activities throughout the day include interactive tours, movement classes, scavenger hunts, face painting, walks through the Historic Landmark site and wetlands trial, and family picnic and gathering areas