THE MILLAY COLONY FOR THE ARTS
Residencies, Workshops, Arts Education and Community in the house that Edna Built!
Jessica Sanders

writer — Los Angeles, CA – -3rd Place: Austin American Statesman Essay Scholarship Contest, 1st Place: Veterans ... more »

Application Portal NOW OPEN

Next deadline is Oct 1 for two-week to one-month residencies in April – July 2018. Writers, composers, visual artists, and groups are invited to apply! Details here.

Creating Art, Creating Change NYC Workshop

The current socio-political climate is eliciting responses from artists across art forms. Join us Sept 16 for a workshop with the inimitable Kavita Das as part of our Sanctuary Series.

The Millay Colony, in partnership with Hudson Hall at the Historic Hudson Opera House, will co-produce “The Mother of Us All”, Virgil Thomson’s opera on the life of Susan B. Anthony, with libretto by Gertrude Stein. Directed by R.B. Schlather with dramaturge Joan Retallack, this will premiere during Hudson Hall’s 2017 season this November. We received funding from NYSCA to produce the opera and a satellite of community events including an Arts Education program, a sleepover at the Colony of Hudson’s Perfect Ten girls, and voter registration drives…. more »