Urban Bush Women Workshops

June 2016!

UBW Workshops

Register Online [free]

Lift Ev’ry Voice is pleased to offer three community-based workshops with the Urban Bush Women. These multi-disciplinary movement workshops are free and open to teens and adults. Participants are welcome to register for any or all workshops including a fourth workshop scheduled to take place at Jacob’s Pillow. Participants of all experiences and abilities are welcome. Comfortable active attire is recommended. Registration is on a first come basis. Plus – UBW will present a free performance on the Inside/Out stage at Jacob’s Pillow on June 24th. And a free talk by  Urban Bush Women’s founder-director Jawole Willa Jo Zollar on the 25th.  See below for details.

Register Online for free workshops

North County Workshops

June 21, 2:30-4P
Hunter Theater
87 Marshall Street
North Adams, MA
Register Online [free]

June 22, 2:30-4P
Hunter Theater
87 Marshall Street
North Adams, MA
Register Online [free]

South County Workshop

June 23, 10:30A-12N
Olga Dunn Dance Studio
46 Castle Street
Great Barrington, MA
Register Online [free]

Jacob’s Pillow Workshop

June 27, 11A
Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival
358 George Carter Road
Becket, MA
Space is limited! Contact Thasia Giles to reserve your spot for this workshop: email tgiles@jacobspillow.org or telephone 413.243.9919 x164


June 24, 3-5P
Day at the Pillow Visit – Urban Bush Women Community Residency
In collaboration with Lift Ev’ry Voice and Pittsfield Core Teen Group.
Tour Jacob’s Pillow historical grounds, explore the Archives, and observe The School at Jacob’s Pillow. Meet at Jacob’s Pillow Welcome Center. Call 413-243-9919 x161 for more info.

June 24, 6:15-7P

Jacob’s Pillow Dance Inside/Out stage
Urban Bush Women
FREE (Limited seating if inclement weather)

June 25, 4P
Jacob’s Pillow Dance Blake’s Barn
A moderate talk by Urban Bush Women’s founder-director Jawole Willa Jo Zollar  who is passionate about engaging her audiences in meaningful ways. Here she reflects on her company’s deep Pillow roots and current mission.