KIM GIBILISCO is a performer, choreographer and educator based in New York City. She began her professional performance career when she was invited by Mr. Louis to join Murray Louis and Nikolais Dance. She has traveled internationally as a principal dancer in the reconstructed works of Mr. Nikolais and originated roles in the works of Mr. Louis. As a free-lance artist she has performed with various choreographers in NYC including Douglas Dunn, Lorn MacDougal, Tamieka McCloud and Kathleen Dyer. Her performances have received critical acclaim from the New York Press. The New York Times dubbed Ms. Gibilisco “a firecracker of a dancer.” The Village Voice noted that Gibilisco is “Louis’ most accomplished dancer.”
In 2008, Gibilisco launched her dance company, Kim Gibilisco Dances, at the Merce Cunningham Studio in NYC. Her choreography has been presented at several venues in NYC including the Downtown Arts Festival, DUMBO Arts Festival, Joyce SoHo, the 92nd St Y and regionally at the Maryland Choreographer’s Showcase, Dance Place and on the RE:Vision series produced by Forward Motion Theater.