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Fana Fraser

Born and raised in Trinidad and Tobago, Fana Fraser is a performer based in New York. Her performance work is rooted in a contemporary Caribbean aesthetic and framed by narratives of desire, eroticism, and power. Fana's work has been presented at Issue Project Room, Wassaic Project, Brooklyn Museum, The Knockdown Center, Movement Research at the Judson Church, BAAD!, La MaMa Moves!, the CURRENT SESSIONS, Gibney, Trinidad Theatre Workshop, and Emerging Artists Theatre. She was a CUNY Dance Initiative Artist in Residence (2017-18) and a Movement Research Van Lier Fellow (2017). Fana is also the Rehearsal Director for Ailey II; a Co-Director/consultant for Pepatián; and works with Samita Sinha. Fana was commissioned by The Shed to create a new work set to premiere in 2020.

Past Classes & Events

Movement Research at the Judson Church

December 02, 2019
performance

A Shared Evening of Performances with Movement Research 2017 Van Lier Fellows Fana Fraser + NIC Kay

December 16, 2017
performance

Movement Research at the Judson Church

October 09, 2017
performance

Movement Research at the Judson Church

September 26, 2016
performance