Discipline: Interdisciplinary Art – performance

Dan Fishback

Discipline: Interdisciplinary Art – performance
Region: Brooklyn, NY
MacDowell fellowships: 2009, 2014

At MacDowell, Dan Fishback did research for his musicals The Material World and Rubble Rubble. The Material World was called one of the "Top Ten Plays of 2012" by Time Out New York. Fishback founded the annual series "La MaMa's Squirts: Generations of Queer Performance" in New York City, and is a member of the Jewish Voice for Peace Artist Council.

Portrait by Sammy Tunis


Monday Music

Dan Fishback worked in the Monday Music studio.

Given to the residency by the Monday Music Club of Orange, New Jersey, Monday Music Studio is sited next to an enormous boulder deposited by glaciers thousands of years ago. A small dormer once pierced the east slope of the roof, but after damage suffered in the 1938 hurricane, the roof was rebuilt without the dormer. The…

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