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Palissimo Company, founded and led since 2004 by its artistic director , is an interdisciplinary platform for research, development and production of live arts. Palissimo’s mission is to attain artistic liberty in pursuit of an authentic communion between and spectators, and to inspire and impact audiences and the art field. Palissimo is innovative in its approach to contemporary performance practices and has facilitated diverse artistic since its inception.
Often described as both human and humane, its works merges the abstract aspects of dance with the nonlinear qualities of theatre and mise-en-scène into multidisciplinary works that are rich in evocative imagery, piercing emotional resonance, and non-narrative/nonverbal content. Palissimo strives to provide original, transformative insight into the human condition while reaching spectators as multi-sensory theatrical experiences.
Palissimo. Art that moves.
Our work would not be possible without our , ,
Palissimo Inc. is a non-profit organization governed by the .
Founder, Producer, Director
Associate Producer Giulia Carotenuto
Dancers (past and present)Benjamin Asriel, Gina Bashour, Nick Bruder, Giulia Carotenuto, Yoel Cassell, Ellen Cremer, L, , , Denisa Musilová, Matthew Rogers, , Marýa Wethers, Anthony Whitehurst, , Pavel Zuštiak., Alberto Denis, Sho Ikushima, Jeff Kent Jacobs, , Ashleigh Leite,
, , Jose Aragon, Peter Ksander, , , , , Igor Dobričić, , , Manny Palad, Elizabeth Moreau, Kamila Slawinski, Melinda Lee,
A vivid, often anguished imagination shines through in Zuštiak’s work.
Brian Seibert, THE NEW YORKER
There is scant middle ground in Pavel Zuštiak’s work. Violence and desire, fear and rapture, pain and giddiness — he traffics in extremes, often slammed against one another in uncomfortably close quarters.
Claudia La Rocco, THE NEW YORK TIMES
In an age where many creators make cookie-cutting an art, this company deserves kudos for boldly (and refreshingly) reinventing its approach with each new piece.
Ivan Talijančić, BACHTRACK