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Address: 358 George Carter Road, Becket, MA 01223
Phone Number: 413-243-0745
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If you like Dance then do not miss

This is a mecca for those who like dance. We were fortunate to visit with our grandchildren on an evening that a performance by Kulu Mele African Dance and Drum Ensemble (from... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 29, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

This is a mecca for those who like dance. We were fortunate to visit with our grandchildren on an evening that a performance by Kulu Mele African Dance and Drum Ensemble (from Philadelphia) was performing in the outdoor venue - excellent entertainment by a very talented group of people. We would definitely return to JP when there was more time... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

I live 10 minutes from here and repeat visits are a must. Well kept grounds and very friendly staff. Free inside out program is a must see ! Check their website .

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Becket, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

Here in the quiet dude of the Massachusetts Berkshires, is a dance festival / retreat that is genuinely world class. All summer selected dancers from around the world come and dance for sold out crowds Wednesday through Sunday - two different programs every week. In addition a free outdoor dance each day at 6:30 and places to have dinner before... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We attend almost every week in season. The best of the best In the Ted Shawn or the Doris Duke you can not go wrong. THe cafe is fine and the restaurant is great

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The restaurant right on the campus of Jacob's Pillow is pretty good and worth dining at before the dancing...saves looking for parking too!

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Avon, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We went to the season finale with friends. This was a first time for my wife, son and myself, and the experience left me wondering why we've waited so long to attend a performance here. We saw the Aspen/Santa Fe ballet, a world class dance company. The venue in the Massachusetts Berkshires is a beautiful complex, with two theaters, a... More 

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Rancho Palos Verdes
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Jacob's Pillow offers classical and modern dance. We'd seen much of the classical dancing that we chose the more creative this time. Their website has a good description of the content of the performances which makes it easier to decide what you'd like to see. My husband and I had salads from their cafe that we're adequate and quite good... More 

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Westfield, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

The dance performances are outstanding. The grounds are available for picnicking, beautifully landscaped setting with rustic buildings. Pre-performance talks are very informative.

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Montclair NJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We started our visit with the free Inside/Out performance on the outdoor stage overlooking the mountains. Here the Jazz/Music students who attend the summer program (coming from all over the US and world) get to show their stuff. JP's resident teachers and renowned choreographers work with the young dancers over a 3-week period--and here in the beauty of a Berkshires... More 

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Stuart, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

The beauty and tranquility of the venue provide the perfect setting for the explorations in dance that occur here. Casual performance spaces and dining/picnicking options remove the haughty formal feel attributed to most dance productions. Therein, how can one help but enjoy themselves here? The fact that the performances and the talent inherent in them are first-class only ices the... More 

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Address: Address: 358 George Carter Road, Becket, MA 01223
Phone Number: 413-243-0745
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berkshires  >  Becket

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