"Fearon's movements are both gymnastic and natural, as the dancers combined crouching and running with sudden bursts of dynamic, leg-thrusting energy, and the work was a haunting reminder that Americans are so lucky to be able to take our water for granted, turning on a tap without effort."
- Davalois Fearon's Consider Water, Mary Cargill, DanceViewTimes
Consider Water at American Dance Platform
Time to Talk Trailer
"Aftermath": Consider Water Excerpt
Consider Water Dance Film
News & Upcoming Events
Premiere of Time to Talk: T2T will premiere this March at Mabou Mines! March 27 at 7pm, March 28-29 at 9pm. RSVP here!
As Above, As Below: See Dava's new site-specific work commissioned by the Bronx Museum and based on the work on Gordon Matta-Clark, 4/7 at 4pm! Buy tickets here!
DavaMike at The Owl: Dava and Mike will be performing at The Owl in Brooklyn at 7pm on 5/20!
Consider Water at the International Human Rights Art Festival: DFD will be performing Consider Water at the IHRAF on 6/18 at 7pm.
DFD Master Class: Join Dava on 2/22 10am-12pm for master classes at Gibney Chambers. RSVP here!
DFD Master Class: Join Dava on Mon 1/8 4-6pm, Mon 1/22 10am-12pm for master classes at Gibney Chambers. RSVP here!
APAP 2018: DFD is performing on January 14 at 4pm in Pentacle's ART Showcase at New York City Center, Studio 4. RSVP by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Davalois Fearon: Finding Her History: Dava is performing excerpts of Time to Talk, and curating videos from the the Library for the Performing Arts' dance archives while in dialog with Linda Murray, the curator in the history of the Jerome Robbins Dance Division on January 18 at 6pm in New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter Auditorium. RSVP for your free ticket HERE!!
DFD Master Class: Join Dava on
12pm-2pm December 13th & 15th for master classes at Gibney Chambers. RSVP here!
Dava is a Bessie Award Winner! Congrats to the cast of the skeleton architecture, or future of our worlds on their win!
DFD Master Class: Attend some upcoming master classes at Gibney Dance Chambers 9/7 & 9/8! Sign up at this link!
Congrats to Dava and the cast of the skeleton architecture, or future of our worlds, curated by Eva Yaa Asantewaa, for their Bessie nomination! Best of luck!
August 11, 2017: DFD will perform excerpts of "Consider Water" at the Wassaic Project's August Festival!
July 28, 2017: DFD will perform excerpts of "Consider Water" and excerpts of Ängsudden Song Cycle at the Warwick Summer Arts Festival
Thank you to The Village Voice for recommending DFD's performance at Theater of the Resist!
Thank you to The New Yorker for highlighting DFD in their magazine!
July 7 & 8, 2017: DFD will be performing excerpts of "Time to Talk" presented by The Metropolitan Museum of Art. See more info below:
Theater of the Resist
Free with Museum Admission.
Advanced registration recommended.
on the fifth floor of The Met Breuer
75th Street and Madison Avenue at 6:00pm
June 24, 2017: DFD will perform a pop-up site specific performance of the opening solo from "Consider Water” piece as part of
Global Water Dances
May 2017: Big congrats to our Artistic Director, Dava, on performing with Solange at the Guggenheim Museum last week! She got a shout out in The New York Times!
DFD is officially a member of Pentacle's ART Program! Through this amazing opportunity, we will get a mentor and administrator for two years. So honored to be a part of such a wonderful group of artists!
April 7-8, 2017: DFD will be performing Angsudden Song Cycle and Time to Talk at BAAD! Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance! Tickets here!
January 5 & 7, 2017: The New York premiere of Consider Water at the Joyce Theater! Check out the promo video here!
See what DFD is up to on Instagram!