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Someone You Should Know

CBS Local Feature by Harry Porterfield
December 13, 2013

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Reginald Robinson has been called a genius, and now the young musician is writing music for a Chicago dance troupe.CBS 2's Harry Porterfield says he's someone you should know.

He was a...

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Muntu Brings Vigor to New Work

That impressive milestone inspired a provocative program Saturday, one rich with the troupe's traditional flash and energy, but also boasting examples of recent collaborations with contemporary American choreographers.

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Regina Taylor serves as Honorary Chair for Summer Gala

Muntu Dance Theatre is proud to have writer, actor, director, Regina Taylor serve as the honorary chair for our Summer Gala, July 21st  at the Harris Theater for Music and Dance.  Muntu's 40th Anniversary Summer Gala is immediately...

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Collective Energy - Dance Informa Article

10 Gye Nyame Group News

“Muntu has a dual function, we are definitely a professional performing arts company that performs around the world and self produces our season every year. But equally as important to me, is that when there is an important event of significant happening in the community, Muntu is called upon to bear witness to that and to bring the appropriate cultural celebrations.”

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Muntu Dance Theatre on a red-hot roll!

Muntu Dance Theatre of Chicago has been a reliable home for the African and African-American tradition for decades now, all the while peopled by dynamite dancers who put on a great show.

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