Born Chicago, Illinois, November 7, 1955.
David Dorfman founded his own company David Dorfman Dance in 1996. Since then, the company has toured widely in North and South America, Great Britain and Europe. He has been honored with four fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and received two New York Foundation for the Arts fellowships. He also is the recipient of an American Choreographer’s Award and the First Paul Taylor Fellowship from the Yard. He has collaborated and performed with successful artist Dan Froot in the creation of theater/dance /music works including some duets. Both have received the coveted Bessie (New York Dance and Performance Award).