Off Stage: Kyle’s in Fine Company

Kyle Abraham
Kyle Abraham

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2012 JACOB’S PILLOW DANCE AWARD PRESENTED TO

KYLE ABRAHAM

CHOREOGRAPHER, DANCER, AND ARTISTIC DIRECTOR OF ABRAHAM.IN.MOTION

 

AWARD CARRIES $25,000 CASH PRIZE

ABRAHAM WILL ACCEPT IN PERSON AT THE 80TH ANNIVERSARY GALA JUNE 16

 

June 1, 2012 (Becket, MA) – Jacob’s Pillow announces today that Executive and Artistic Director Ella Baff will present the sixth annual Jacob’s Pillow Dance Award to Kyle Abraham, an acclaimed contemporary dancer, choreographer, and Artistic Director of Abraham.In.Motion.  The Jacob’s Pillow Dance Award honors outstanding, visionary dance artists and carries a prize of $25,000, one of the largest cash awards in the dance industry, to be used by the choreographer to enhance their artistry in any way they choose. The Award will be presented in person and celebrated at the Jacob’s Pillow Season Opening Gala on Saturday, June 16.

“Kyle Abraham is a charismatic performer, ambitiously creative, and an insightful dance-maker who connects powerfully…

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