What is the only professional modern dance company named after a fungus found in cow manure?
It's PILOBOLUS, our must-see performance #4 in our Top Ten list of season highlights.
Known around the world for their innovative style of partner work, Pilobolus performances are characterized by extreme athleticism, often verging on gymnastics and a humorous and often staggering exaggeration and contortion of the human form.
The Kentucky Center presents
Friday, March 12, 8 p.m.
The Brown Theatre on Broadway
Tickets go on sale to the public Friday, August 21. Ticketing link...
Non-dance audiences are becoming familiar with Pilobolus through their spellbinding human architecture used in commercials for numerous automobile manufacturers and their featured appearance at the 2007 Academy Awards:
Academy Awards clip: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6VHpHA4GK80