Mostly recently, Dava 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 currently working as the Head Writer of Bass Player Live! produced in conjuction with Revolver Magazine. on Earlier this year she was asked back to join the writing team for The Roast of Dee Synder presented by Revolver Magazine and Guitar World after much success with writing for The Roast of Zaak Wylde the previous year!
She also 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 Die, Delirious Hem , and The Mental Illness Happy Hour.
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!
Inappropriate Fairy Tales, Dava’s second original web series was co- written and performed by Fia Perera and herself. It was featured in the ITV Fest 2010 and became a finalist in the Mingle Media Festival 2011. Check out this short clip from “Repunzel” below!
Dava was a contributing writer on a pilot for Fuse.tv based partly on her first original web series, “My Roommate’s Boyfriend”.
Dava was also the Head Writer of this year’s Northwestern University Alumni Showcase and a contributing writer the year before. Check out the scene below.
While studying Theater at Northwestern University, Dava wrote dozens of sketches which she performed at The Second City Training Center, The Improv Olympic in Chicago and in her own troupe “Karma”.
Dava comedy album, “Child of the 80’s” , features 40 minutes of original material including 6 original songs, is now available on iTunes and Amazon. Buy it!
In addition, she has written an original film, an original pilot and several specs. Her spec script for “How I Met Your Mother” was a WILDsound SPRING TV Screenplay Contest Finalist in 2009.
Dava loves guacamole but when she eats it, she spills it on her shirt.