"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
Five Views of the Erie Canal 8/25:
Combining music, dance, and spoken word, this performance paints a multi-faceted portrait of the Erie Canal, its geography, social impact, engineering, labor issues, and more.
DFD and The Wondertwins at The Yard 8/16 & 8/18: DFD will be performing Time to Talk alongside a performance of The Wondertwins' Black at The Yard this August. More information here.
Victory Dance at The New Victory Theater 7/19: DFD will be performing excerpts of Time to Talk alongside the Paul Taylor Dance Company, Sean Curran Company, and A Palo Seco Flamenco Company. More info and tickets here.
An Afternoon with Davalois Fearon Dance 6/30: Join Dava at the Bronx LIbrary Center for a lecture demonstration featuring As Above, As Below on 6/30. More information here!
June DFD Master Classes: Join us for DFD Master Classes on 6/14, 6/28, and 6/29 at Gibney Dance! More information here.
Afro-Pas de Deux Festival 6/22: DFD will be performing at the RestorationArt's annual Afro-Pas de Deux Festival in Bed Stuy. More information and tickets here!
Consider Water at the International Human Rights Art Festival 6/18: DFD will be performing Consider Water at the IHRAF on 6/18 at 7pm. Tickets here!
DavaMike at the Music Mansion 5/20: Dava and Mike will be performing Time to Talk and Ängsudden Song Cycle at The Music Mansion in Providence, RI on June 1 at 8pm as part of their First Fridays Series. More information here!
DavaMike at The Owl: Dava and Mike will be performing at The Owl in Brooklyn at 7pm on 5/20!
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!
Premiere of Time to Talk: T2T will premiere this March at Mabou Mines! March 27 at 7pm, March 28-29 at 9pm. RSVP here!
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!
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