Helga Davis

Events with Helga Davis

Helga Davis: My Favorite Things Night 1

April 5, 2017 - 10:00pm National Sawdust Artist in Residence Helga Davis returns with a barrage of incredible artists of all mediums showcasing all of Davis’ Favorite Things, culminating in an fantastical dance party with DJ Richard Baretto.

The D.R.E.A.M. Project: Reggie “Regg Roc” Gray featuring Helga Davis

East New York-born choreographer Reggie “Regg Roc” Gray—pioneer of the flex form and creator, with Peter Sellars, of the acclaimed work Flexn, recently seen at the Park Avenue Armory—collaborates with fellow National Sawdust curator, vocalist, and performance artist Helga Davis (Einstein on the Beach) on a new edition of D.R.E.A.M (Dance Rules Everything Around Me), the dance competition Gray founded.

Helga Davis: My Favorite Things Night 3

April 9, 2017 - 8:00pm National Sawdust Artist in Residence Helga Davis returns with a barrage of incredible artists of all mediums showcasing all of Davis’ Favorite Things, culminating in an fantastical dance party with DJ Richard Baretto.

The D.R.E.A.M. Project & Red Bull Music Academy Co-Present

Oct 13, 2015 • 9pm

Red Bull Music Academy DJs Nire, Octo Octa, and Jimi Nxir featuring Reggie "Reg Roc" Gray and members of the Flex Community.

Helga Davis: My Favorite Things Night 2

April 6, 2017 - 10:00pm National Sawdust Artist in Residence Helga Davis returns with a barrage of incredible artists of all mediums showcasing all of Davis’ Favorite Things, culminating in an fantastical dance party with DJ Richard Baretto.

ABOUT:

Helga Davis is performance artist and “a powerful vocalist with an almost operatic range and all the bruised sensuality of Jeanne Lee” (Wire Magazine).

PROJECT:

Develop her first record released on NS’ own label,  with featured concerts throughout the season, including “Requiem For: A Tuesday”, a featured duo show with Yuka Honda and “Love Show”.

IN THE ARTIST’S WORDS:

“Finally a place to think and try out new ideas. A moment and place to nurture the ideas that nurture me.”