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ADG Jacob’s Pillow Scholarship

Dancers are encouraged to apply for our annual scholarship to the renowned summer dance school at Jacob’s Pillow. American Dance Guild/Jacob’s Pillow Scholarship One full scholarship to attend the 2017 Tap Program. American Dance Guild membership required $60/yr- student membership … Continue reading

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Audition for Ballet dancers of color at Philadanco Jan. 2016

PS DANCE! ADG wishes to celebrate JODY ARNHOLD and her work bringing dance to public education for the last twenty years.  It’s all wonderfully highlighted in this new film, PS DANCE!   on Channel 13 on May 15 at 10:30 pm.  … Continue reading

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Denishawn Centennial

Ruth St. Denis as Radha Johannes Holub, known for his dance videography including the ADG’s New Dance Group Gala Video which is chock full of vintage dances, has produced a new website: www.denishawncentennial.com You’ll be delighted to discover new photos … Continue reading

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ADG @ Jacob’s Pillow Inside/Out 2014

AMERICAN DANCE GUILD at JACOB’S PILLOW Inside Out Series Friday, June 20, 2014, 6:15 PM The American Dance Guild is pleased to present five choreographers from its 2013 Festival to perform in the Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival Inside/Out Series on Friday, … Continue reading

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Branching Out – our oral history

Have your read our book? “Branching Out: Oral Histories of the Founders of Six National Dance Organization” was written by Margot C. Lehman and Marilynn Danitz (both former Presidents) and Katja Pylyshenko Kolcio. “Branching Out was an excellent choice for … Continue reading

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Jacob’s Pillow Dance Interactive

I want to share a new dance history resource – a free online video collection.  The footage available on the website features performances that have taken place at the festival from 1937 – 2010.  Much of this footage is quite … Continue reading

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Tribute to Jack Cole

Los Angeles–based dance critic and arts journalist Debra Levine (Los Angeles Times, The Huffington Post, artsmeme.com) will co–host a special tribute to the influential dance maker Jack Cole (1911–1974) on Turner Classic Movies. The four–film tribute will be broadcast on … Continue reading

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FESTIVAL 2012 article in Dance Teachers Magazine

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New Books

“Surprise Was My Teacher” by Merrill Brockway is a delightful memoir by the man who pioneered dance on television.  Here’s the review from the New York Times on September 15, 2011: ‘Dance in America’ for a New Generation By JULIE … Continue reading

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