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Academy Awards

Feb. 25, 2007 | 11:00 PM EST

What Was Up With The Shadow Dancers?

What Was Up With The Shadow Dancers? Photo by: Michael Caulfield / WireImage
Okay, it was pretty impressive when they turned into a VW van during their "reenactment" of Little Miss Sunshine – and then we were just plain astounded when they ate Ellen DeGeneres and morphed into Snakes on a Plane. So, who were those flexible folks? They're Pilobolus, a modern-dance troupe based out of Washington Depot, Conn. (Check out their Web site for more contortionism.) The group's executive director, Itamar Kubovy, told USA Today the Oscars were "by far the greatest exposure we've ever had."