The Artistic Statement of ​ModArts Dance Collective

ModArts Dance Collective (MADC), a New York City based multicultural professional modern dance company, is comprised of a community of dancers who strive for technical growth and artistic nourishment.  MADC employs a synthesis of ballet and modern blended with Afro centric undertones to articulate the human condition and spirit through the unbounded art form of dance. MADC uses movement as a vehicle to connect, inspire, and ignite a spark of hope within multitudes of people from various walks of life. 

The Mission of ModArts Dance Collective

The mission of ModArts Dance Collective (MADC) is to celebrate and provide a platform for women artists of color to share their creative voices through performance opportunities and artistic engagement through community collaboration to administer the transformative power of dance with under represented communities throughout the United States.​

MADC is passionate about being a vehicle for women to grow as teaching
artists to create a community of movers and dance makers that challenge, motivate, and inspire each other. MADC produces a safe, open space where artists can present their work as they continue to hone and develop their artistic voices, as well as cultivate audience members and patrons who support and understand their vision.

MADC thanks you for supporting Collective Thread

​A very BIG thank you to the participating artists, MADC company members, volunteers, Dixon Place, and the 250+ audience members for making this year's Collective Thread a success! Click here to read the choreographers'/dance companies' biographies.

Dance Artists Wanted

ModArts Dance Collective (MADC) is always looking for women and men proficient in Ballet, Modern, and West African. Please email a current headshot and resume' to for an invitation to take company class. MADC encourages people of all racial backgrounds to submit.