Bill Irwin

Recorded at Jacob's Pillow: 
June 23, 1983

Now known primarily as a Tony Award-winning actor, Bill Irwin has also achieved distinction as a dancer, a performance artist, and a vaudeville clown, with credits as a producer, director, writer, and choreographer. He was born in California in 1950, and holds degrees from Oberlin College and the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Clown College. Irwin made his Pillow debut in 1981 and has returned on several memorable occasions, including the 75th anniversary season in 2007, an appearance which was documented in the award-winning documentary, Never Stand Still.

Dance Title: Post-Modern Studies
Created by: Bill Irwin (1983)