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 goal is to share these important works with the broadest possible audience.
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 CORE VALUES
Our dance and art will always be an authentic and genuine representation of the cultural forms we present.
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.
Our productions, performances, programs, and services will be developed for the collective good of Muntu and the diverse communities we serve.
We will engage in continuous improvement and development to ensure that we provide the highest quality product for our communities and audiences.
1809 East 71st Street Chicago, IL 60649