Muntu Dance Theatre 2020

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Mission

 

 

The mission of Muntu Dance Theatre is to preserve and perpetuate the African aesthetic and its influence on world cultures, through the education and professional presentation of dance, music and folklore. 

Muntu's core programs include professional performances both at home and abroad, comprehensive community arts programs, classes for the public and professional training for emerging new young artists. Our goal is to share these important works with the broadest possible audience.

OUR CORE VALUES

Authenticity

Our dance and art will always be an authentic and genuine representation of the cultural forms we present.

 

Integrity

Our organizational and people management will be sound and responsible to ensure institutional credibility and viability and to maximize individual contribution. Our relationships with audiences, communities, supporters and business partners will be forthright and of the highest integrity.

Service

Our productions, performances, programs, and services will be developed for the collective good of Muntu and the diverse communities we serve.

Quality

We will engage in continuous improvement and development to ensure that we provide the highest quality product for our communities and audiences.

We understand that there is merit in all cultures. We seek to appreciate the differences in order to amplify the similarities.

Our Mission

The mission of Muntu Dance Theatre is to preserve and perpetuate the African aesthetic and its influence on world cultures, through the education and professional presentation of dance, music and folklore. 

 

Our Vision

Muntu's core programs include professional performances both at home and abroad, comprehensive community arts programs, classes for the public and professional training for emerging new young artists. Our goal is to share these important works with the broadest possible audience.

OUR CORE VALUES

Authenticity

Our dance and art will always be an authentic and genuine representation of the cultural forms we present.

 

Integrity

Our organizational and people management will be sound and responsible to ensure institutional credibility and viability and to maximize individual contribution. Our relationships with audiences, communities, supporters and business partners will be forthright and of the highest integrity.

Service

Our productions, performances, programs, and services will be developed for the collective good of Muntu and the diverse communities we serve.

Quality

We will engage in continuous improvement and development to ensure that we provide the highest quality product for our communities and audiences.

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Muntu Dance Theatre

Founded in 1972, The Chicago-based Muntu Dance Theatre performs authentic and progressive interpretations of contemporary and ancient African and African-American dance, music, and folklore.

Email: info@muntu.com

Phone: 773-241-6080

Registered 501C3

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