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Ted Shawn

 
Ted Shawn Headshot
Date of Birth: October 21, 1891
Date of Death: January 09, 1972 (80)

Birth Place: Kansas City, MO, USA

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Broadway, 1942]
Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 1934]
Director

 

Stage

Productions

[Broadway, 1942]
Choreographer

[Broadway, 1934]
Director






Ted Shawn News

Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival Returns for 90th Anniversary Season, June 22 â€" August Photo Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival Returns for 90th Anniversary Season, June 22 â€" August 28, 2022
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 26, 2022

Jacob's Pillow has announced its full schedule of programming for this summer's Dance Festival, including 10 weeks of performances, talks, community events, exhibitions, and more. This year marks the 90th Anniversary Season of the Dance Festival, which will celebrate the reopening of the renovated Ted Shawn Theatre and a return to indoor performances at Jacob's Pillow.

Jacob's Pillow Announces 2022 Dance Award Recipient and Gala Program Photo Jacob's Pillow Announces 2022 Dance Award Recipient and Gala Program
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 15, 2022

Jacob’s Pillow has announced Belgian and Moroccan choreographer, dancer, and director Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui as the recipient of the 2022 Jacob’s Pillow Dance Award. Cherkaoui will accept this award and present a new work at the season-opening Gala on June 18. 

Jacob's Pillow Announces 2022 Dance Festival Photo Jacob's Pillow Announces 2022 Dance Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 2, 2022

Jacob’s Pillow has announced the full season lineup for Festival 2022, featuring world premieres, new commissions, 90th Anniversary Season celebrations, Pillow-exclusive engagements, and work developed at the Pillow Lab. 

ARTS ON SITE Announces December Lineup Photo ARTS ON SITE Announces December Lineup
by Gigi Gervais - Dec 4, 2021

Arts On Site (AOS) has announced December performances, featuring dance, music, and film in the heart of the East Village at Studio 3R, 12 St. Mark’s Place, NYC. Tickets are $30 and can be purchased online

Jacob's Pillow to Present Stream of STREB Extreme Action Company Performance Photo Jacob's Pillow to Present Stream of STREB Extreme Action Company Performance
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 23, 2021

A special edition of the STREB Extreme Action Company’s 2021 Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival performance, featuring a unique retrospective of Elizabeth Streb’s work from the 70s and 80s alongside bonus behind-the-scenes content and archival footage, will be available as part of a Holiday Stream offered through the Pillow this holiday season.

Henning RĂĽbsam to Teach Dance History/Appreciation Course on 'Iconic Dance Partnersh Photo Henning RĂĽbsam to Teach Dance History/Appreciation Course on 'Iconic Dance Partnerships'
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 23, 2021

HENNING RÜBSAM, choreographer and artistic director of SENSEDANCE, will teach a dance history/appreciation course for the general public on “ICONIC DANCE PARTNERSHIPS”.

Bronx Choreographer Arthur Aviles Will Perform and Be Celebrated This Fall Photo Bronx Choreographer Arthur Aviles Will Perform and Be Celebrated This Fall
by Stephi Wild - Aug 21, 2021

Arthur Avilés, the award-winning, Bronx-based dancer/choreographer and co-founder of BAAD! The Bronx Academy of Arts & Dance will perform in two events and will be celebrated by NYU's Hemispheric Institute.

Jacob's Pillow Presents World Premiere of Archie Burnett's LIFE ENCOUNTERS Photo Jacob's Pillow Presents World Premiere of Archie Burnett's LIFE ENCOUNTERS
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 14, 2021

Jacob's Pillow presents the world premiere of a new work by legendary club dancer Archie Burnett entitled Life Encounters on the Henry J. Leir Stage from July 28 - August 1.

Jacob's Pillow Announces Dance Festival Week 4 Programming Photo Jacob's Pillow Announces Dance Festival Week 4 Programming
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 9, 2021

Jacob's Pillow presents Brian Brooks / Moving Company on the Henry J. Leir Stage and in a site-specific performance, utilizing augmented reality technology, from July 21-25.

Jacob's Pillow Announces Festival Week 3 Programming Photo Jacob's Pillow Announces Festival Week 3 Programming
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 2, 2021

In the third week of the 2021 Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, Ballet Hispánico makes its fifth appearance at Jacob's Pillow with a program encompassing five decades of lush and virtuosic dance from July 14-18 on the Henry J. Leir Stage.