march, 2017

This is a repeating event

24mar6:00 pmBayou Fever BreakdownA new commissioned dance performance by South African Choreographer Dada Masilo

Event Details


Bayou Fever, The Swamp Witch, 1979
Collage and acrylic on fiberboard

Please join us for one of our evenings of choreography and conversation complementing the exhibition Romare Bearden: Bayou Fever and Related Works. This Special event features a preview performance of a new dance piece based on parts of Bearden’s Bayou Fever, which he originally conceived as a collage/storyboard for a dance. Created and performed in the gallery by acclaimed South African choreographer Dada Masilo with two other dancers, the piece was commissioned by the Center for Jazz Studies, Columbia University, in conjunction with the exhibition. The performances will begin at 6pm, followed by a talk-back with Ms. Masilo.

Show times:

Friday, March 24, 2017, 6pm

Saturday, March 25, 2017, 6pm

D.C. Moore Gallery

535 West 22nd Street, New York, NY 10011

This event is free and open to everyone but space is limited.

Please rsvp to or call 212-247-2111 by March 20, 2017

For more information on the

Romare Bearden: Bayou Fever and Related Works Exhibition, please visit:

Exhibition on display March 23 – April 29, 2017


(Friday) 6:00 pm


D.C. Moore Gallery

535 West 22nd Street, New York, NY 10011

Future Event Times in this Repeating Event Series

march 25, 2017 6:00 pm