MODArts Dance Collective (MADC) is elated to announce its free Collective Thread Residency for women/womyn identifying people of color ages 18+ on Sunday June 2, 9, 16, & 23, 2019 10 AM-4 PM at Downtown Art, 70 E 4th Street, 10003. The residency is an incubator for women/womyn identifying people of color to focus on shaping their creative voices through journaling, round table discussions, and movement based classes. The four week residency will culminate in an informal showcase on Saturday, June 29, 2019 2 PM at Downtown Art. This residency will allow women/womyn identifying people of color the opportunity to share their often silenced voices as well as create a platform for communities of color to have more accessibility and exposure to the kind of art that reflects their rich and varied histories and culture. Registration will be open until 11:59 PM on Monday, May 6 and all applicants will be notified by EOD on Monday, May 13.