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Featured in The New Yorker
and Time Out New York Critics' Pick!

Jack Ferver
Mon Ma Mes

Saturday, October 6
at 8pm

FIAF, Le Skyroom

The New York Times has described choreographer, writer, performer, and teacher Jack Ferver’s work as “restless, visceral, and often sympathetic as it is bitingly corrosive.”

The flimsy membrane between what part is real and what part is fiction is one of the disarming traits of Ferver’s work. In Mon Ma Mes, he uses a stylized and impersonal question and answer format to recount his life, while simultaneously performing and deconstructing one of his works, all while a documentary is shot of him. The layered combination of self-analysis and performance creates an intimacy with the audience that reveals as much as it presents.

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Recent Buzz & Reviews

The New York Times
Telling Almost All, and With a Wink: Jack Ferver’s
‘Mon Ma Mes,’ at Le Skyroom

Claudia La Rocco, October 10, 2012

The New Yorker
Goings on About Town: Dance, Jack Ferver
October 8, 2012

Movement Research Blog
Jack Ferver in conversation with Marissa Perel
Marisa Perel, October 6, 2012

The New York Times
Dance Listings for Oct. 5-11: Jack Ferver
October 5, 2012

This Week in New York
Jack Ferver: Mon, Ma, Mes
October 4, 2012

Time Out New York
Dance, Recommended Listing: Jack Ferver
October 4–10, 2012

The New Yorker
Goings on About Town: Dance, Jack Ferver/ "Mon Ma Mes"
Sept 27, 2012

Time Out New York
Jack Ferver Critics' Pick!
August 7, 2012


Ticket Info

FIAF Member $15
Advanced $20
Day-of $25


Venue Info

FIAF, Le Skyroom
22 East 60 Street
(btw Madison & Park Ave)
New York, NY 10022
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Images: Jack Ferver © Jason Akira Somma; Jack Ferver © Kevin Tachman; Jack Ferver © Yaniv Schulman

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