Ildiko Polony (dancer) was born in Oakland, CA and received her early training at the Oakland Ballet Academy. On graduating high school she moved to New York City and enrolled at the Alvin Ailey American Dance Center. In 2003-2004 she lived in Havana, Cuba and trained at the Instituto Superior del Arte as well as Ballet Nacional de Cuba. She has performed with Oakland Ballet, Peninsula Ballet Theater, Theater Rhinocerous, El Teatro de Danza Contemporanea, Samantha Giron Dance Project, Palanza Dance Comapny, Paco Gomes and Dancers, Janice Garrett and Charles Moulton and Courage Group. This is her third season as an Annadroid. She finds it fun, fulfilling, challenging and personally relevant. Ildiko recently graduated from University of California, Berkeley with a BS in Conservation and Resource Studies.This is Ildiko’s third season with Anna and The Annadroids.