WRITING

 

DAVA  KRAUSE,  BIO

 

Most recently Dava was hired as the Head Writer for the “Monster Energy Roast On The Range With Corey Taylor,” which launched the weekend-long festivities for Rock On The Range.  Dava was also the head writer for Bass Player Live, a live concert and award show hosted by Jim Norton presented by Revolver Magazine as well as written for The Roast of Dee Snyder and The Roast of Zaak Wylde, which were presented by Revolver and aired on AXS TV.

 

In May, Dava completed shooting “Ghost Shrink,” a webseries about a paranormal psychologist posing as an exorcist, which she co-wrote, co-produced, and acted in.  This is the third webseries that Dava has created, produced and starred in, the second being “Inappropriate Fairy Tales”, which was a finalist in the IVFest. Dava was a contributing writer on a pilot for Fuse.tv based partly on her first original web series, “My Roommate’s Boyfriend”.

 

Dava also made the second round (top 10%) in the 2013 Austin Film Festival  for her “Mike and Molly” spec and was a semifinalist in the 2013 Scriptapalooza competition for her feature, “The Registry.”

 

Dava is the featured writer in the Unwind With A Laugh” section of Identity Magazine, an online magazine that empowers women to  ACCEPT. APPRECIATE. ACHIEVE.™ In addition, she has written pieces for We Who Are About To DieDelirious Hem , and The Mental Illness Happy Hour

 

Dava has been a nationally touring comedian for over a decade. Over the years she has been honored to share the stage with Jim Norton, Anthony Jeselnik, Bob Marley and Maria Bamford, just to name a few.

 

Dava’s comedy album, “Child of the 80’s,” which features 40 minutes of original material including 6 original songs, was a number one album when it debuted on iTunes and Amazon.

 

As a Theater Major at Northwestern University, Dava wrote and produced many plays that were performed on campus. She also performed improv and written dozens of sketches that she performed at The Second City Training Center and The Improv Olympic in Chicago as well as The Upright Citizen’s Brigade in both Los Angeles and New York.

 

She has also written and commented for “50 Greatest Wedding Shockers” and “Greatest Body Shockers” on prime-time TV in the UK on E4. Check out a clip below!

 

 

 

Dava currently resides in Brooklyn with her Husband and a menagerie of animals.  She loves guacamole but when she eats it, she spills it on her shirt.