Duo Multicultural Arts Center

62 East 4th Street New York, NY 10003

Residencies or Fellowships

DMAC offers artistic residencies in film and dance.  

  • DMAC hosts the NYC Downtown Film Festival. Participants are chosen through submissions.  
  • DMAC offers a fall 2018 Dance residency to aspiring New York City choreographers and dancers interested in presenting new work or a work in progress. Performances will take place over the course of 8 evenings from October- December. There is a box office split.

To apply, fill out a general inquiry form along with a detailed email to Michelangelo Alasa, duotheatre@gmail.com including:

  • A brief bio
  • A link or file showing an example of your work
  • One paragraph description of the proposed work\ number of dancers
  • The work should not have been previously presented to any NYC audience
  • Press clippings
  • Technical requirements

A stage manager, lighting designer, and a 6-hour tech rehearsal are provided.  

Access to Space and Resources

DMAC offers a 74 seat theater space for rental bookings located in the center of the East Village Cultural District. A light and sound package is included: sound system, sound booth, lighting board, lighting instruments, and audio connection for Mp3 player, video projection. The rental fee is $2800 per week.   To set up an appointment for a site visit or for booking inquiries, email Michelangelo Alasa  duotheatre@gmail.com, including:

  • name of the play you wish to present
  • size of cast cast
  • union or non-union
  • The dates you are looking to rent/number of weeks needed