Thursday, April 18, 2013

P is for Pilobolus

Happy Thursday!

Today's inspiration comes from Pilobolus, an amazing Connecticut-based dance company. Like all of the people I've featured this month, the members of Pilobolus have a dream and work hard for it. Seeing that kind of dedication to a goal drives me all the more to work toward my own goals. If these talented men and women can reach their goals, so can I. ☺

I'm including two clips here because I just couldn't choose a favorite.  Enjoy!






My daily haiku is now up at the Pulitzer Remix site. You can find it here. Thanks to all of you who read and comment on my poems each day. Your support means so much!


Wishing you all a thrilling Thursday. ☺

58 comments:

  1. I have so enjoyed your posts....good job.

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    1. Aw, thanks. I feel the same way about yours. :)

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  2. I can't choose a Favorite of these two clips, either. Glad you included both. Amazing seems like an over used adjective, but hey, these dancers ARE!!!!

    Amazing Haiku, too!

    My Letter 'P'...Prolific Patchwork Pattern Piecer
    Sue CollectInTexasGal
    AtoZ LoneStar Quilting Bee

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  3. wow some people have way too much talent----amazing stuff!

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  4. This group is so phenomenal. I saw them (at least I think it was them) perform in Salt Lake along with the show Radio Lab. It was amazing.

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    1. How great! I'd love to see them in person!

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  5. both videos are amazing..love it Dana:) thanks for sharing:)

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  6. Oh such great videos, those artistes work so hard to perfect their craft, I do admire people like that.

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  7. I've really been loving these videos on here of late that you've been sharing Dana.

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  8. That is way cool!!

    Sadly my dance talents are pretty limited. Hip hop is about the only thing I'm good at. I wish I could do stuff like that though!

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    1. You're better than I am. I can't dance at all! :)

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  9. Great video's, I watch a show like that on TV last weekend and thought it brilliant. Not a good day for me, damaged my car and had an awful job to do at work. Hope your was better.

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    1. Oh, no. I hope you're okay. I'm sorry your day was so bad.

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  10. Wonderful and addictive! Thanks for sharing!!

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    1. Nice to see you Cheryl! Yes, "addictive" is right. :)

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  11. That is so amazing and inspiring! So beautiful...(And thanks- now i'm going to be spending my day on youtube watching more clips. Wow...just wow!)

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    1. There are a ton of them on YouTube. Yes: say good-bye to the rest of your day. ;)

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  12. Another wonderful find, Dana! :-) Total enjoyment, and they are so amazing. I can't imagine the work they put into staying in the needed physical condition to do this. :-)

    Thanks...you have a good Thursday, too. :-)

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  13. Amazing...really enjoyed it!

    Kathy
    http://gigglingtruckerswife.blogspot.com

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  14. These are amazing! Also love Somewhere Over the Rainbow- Wizard of Oz is one of my favorite movies!!

    morgankatz505.blogspot.com

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  15. That is so awesome! :) You always manage to find the most remarkable videos.

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  16. The abilities of the human body is simply amazing. Not MY body, unfortunately. LOL.

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  17. This just puzzles my brain as I try to imagine how they imagined.

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    1. I know! I can't even fathom the level of thought that has to go into these performances...

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  18. Definitely works of art! Thanks for sharing!

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  19. These are really cool. My wife showed me one of these she had found on facebook recently. Good share!
    Shawn at Reading Practice

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    1. Glad you enjoyed it, Shawn. Thanks for stopping by. ☺

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  20. I enjoyed the 'trip' to NY. Way talented. The taxi! OMG.

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  21. I'm speechless. That was AMAZING! Talk about the precise positioning needed for that. Incredible. Thanks for sharing that bit of inspiration with us.

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    1. Yes, and all the work and time and dedication that goes into just one performance. Amazing!

      Glad you enjoyed the videos. :)

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  22. Wow - that is incredible! I wish I had that kind of talent!

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  23. That's amazing! I've never seen anything like that. They can tell such stories through their dance.

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    1. They sure can. Watching them is fascinating.

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  24. What a creative and lovely organization. Thanks for sharing.

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    1. Aren't they great? I'd love to see them in person!

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