Friday, October 25 - Saturday, October 26 ZIFF BALLET OPERA HOUSE
"Wow...really amazing!" -Oprah Winfrey
"Pilobolus is a mind-blowing troupe of wildly creative and physically daring dancers who leap, fly, intertwine and break all the rules...Audiences should expect the unexpected with Pilobolus!" - NYC Newsday
Pilobolus has transformed from avant-garde dance company into an international entertainment brand featured on the likes of The Oprah Winfrey Show, Sesame Street, Late Night with Conan O'Brien and The Academy Awards. The company has explored worlds as disparate as advertising, publishing, film, and music videos. Pilobolus was nominated for a 2012 Grammy® Award for the video for OK Go's "All Is Not Lost". The company maintains its own singular style, evolving interplay with shape-shifting, shadow play and other explorations, while actively collaborating with the best and brightest minds from all conceivable professions the world over.
The recipient of numerous prestigious honors, including the Berlin Critic's Prize, the Scotsman Award, the Brandeis Award, a Primetime Emmy Award for outstanding achievement in cultural programming, the Samuel H. Scripps American Dance Festival Award for lifetime achievement in choreography, and a TED Fellowship for performing a TED Talk in 2005, Pilobolus has performed live in 64 countries. In 2010, the company was honored as the first collective to receive the Dance Magazine Award, which recognizes artists who have made lasting contributions to the field.