Interact with artists and experts in the field at free in-depth discussions, moderated interviews, film screenings and book signings at Sommerspace behind Blake's barn. Fridays at 5pm, Saturdays at 4pm. Click here for a full schedule of free PillowTalks. 

Pre-Show Talks
Gain insight into your performance with free 15 minute briefings by Pillow Scholars-in-Residence which start 30 minutes before every Ted Shawn Theatre and Doris Duke Theatre performance.

Post-Show Talks
Participate in free Question & Answer sessions with artists just after they step off stage on Thursdays in the Doris Duke Theatre and Fridays in the Ted Shawn Theatre.

Guided Tours
Learn about the history and legends of this National Historic Landmark on a free 30 minute guided tour of the 220-acre grounds. Tours start from the Welcome Center on Thursdays and Saturdays at 5:30pm. Or pick up the National Historic Landmark Tour brochure and take the self-guided tour anytime.

PillowTalks Online
A growing selection of PillowTalk video excerpts are available online at PillowTV.

Post-Show Talks Online
View Post-Show Talks on PillowTV. These videos are part of Seeing Dance, Talking Dance, a project of Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, encouraging different ways of seeing, discussing, and appreciating dance. Click here for more information.

Talks, Tours and More

The Pillow is the perfect place for family vacations, group visits, or a fun night out. Create your own special Festival experience from more than 350 free and ticketed performances, talks, tours, classes, exhibits, films, and more! 

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