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Press & media

Dedication. Expertise. Passion.

Princess Mhoon's groundbreaking work has garnered significant attention from press and media outlets worldwide.
Her innovative choreography and visionary leadership have been featured in numerous publications and highlighted on various platforms.

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 Ebony

Princess Mhoon, who directed the project, tells EBONY, "Through this work, we perform, honor and commemorate the Black tradition in American dance.

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Dance Magazine

 

“To me, I know it exists. But I think it just shocked a lot of people,” says Legacy Project director Princess Mhoon

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Essence Magazine

Princess Mhoon Is Celebrating Chicago’s Black History Through Movement And Technology This Summer "My history is not isolated to 28 days," Mhoon said to ESSENCE.

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The Blockclub Chicago

“Black dance is American dance,” Mhoon said.

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New York Times

In Chicago, Keeping the Heritage of Black Dance Moving

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Riveting Women

PRINCESS MHOON DANCE INSTITUTE ARTISTRY AT WORK

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UChicago Civic Engagement

Logan Center for the Arts appoints new strategic program manager for Chicago Black Dance Legacy Project

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The Philly Tribune

Princess Mhoon, the director of the Chicago Black Dance Legacy Project, in Chicago, Aug 16.

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The Chicago Crusader

Chicago Black Dance Legacy Project & 150 Media Stream Present Color In Motion An Activation and Installation

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New City Magazine 2024

Players 50 2024: The Rising Stars and Storefront Stalwarts

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Theatre Washington & Helen Hayes Nominee

Outstanding Director of a Musical

 

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UChicago Arts Blog

Princess: I was born in Chicago during the Black Arts movement in the 1970s. Both my parents were artists.

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New City Magazine 2021

Today in the Culture: March 29, 2021 | Latinx art | Swiss Trib | Mhoon comes home

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New City Magazine 2022

For the Books: A Preview of “Reclamation: The Spirit of Black Dance in Chicago” at Millennium Park

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New City Magazine 2023

Titans of Culture: A Review of “The Big Bang: Movement Theory + the Black Dancing Body” at Art on The Mart

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Leadership Greater Washington 2020

Next, three dynamic performers/facilitators from the DC region joined leaders, engaging in interactive exercises and sharing their experiences as local artists: Joseph Green, Founder of LMS Voice; Princess Mhoon ('16), Owner of Princess Mhoon Dance Institute; and Naomi Jacobson, Actress/Coach.

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Leadership Greater Washington 2021

  Member Buzz - February 2021        Celebrating the recent successes and accomplishments of LGW members.

Princess Mhoon (’16) was honored by The District of Columbia Office of Cable Television, Film, Music, and Entertainment with their DC STAR award.

 

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Leadership Greater Washington 2022

 

Member Buzz - February 2022

Princess Mhoon ('16) is a featured honoree in Microsoft's "The Legacy Project".

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2015 Nominee Helen Hayes Award Best Choreography in a Musical!

Nominated For 2015 Helen Hayes Award Best Choreography in a Musical

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26 Black Female Choreographers And Dancers You Should Know

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Leadership Insights Podcast

Ep 26: The Dance of Leadership with Princess Mhoon, Founder & Director, Princess Mhoon Dance Institute

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Broadway World 1

By Langston Hughes, directed and choreographed by Princess Mhoon, and music directed by E’Marcus Harper-Short.

 

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Broadway World 2

 

Event Co-chair Princess Mhoon of the Chicago Black Dance Legacy Project

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Music and Entertainment

Octfme recognizes Princess Mhoon as the Office of Cable Television, Film, Music and Entertainment DC star.

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Latest Newsletter

Read More for our full Winter 2021 Newsletter featuring Princess & other History-Makers

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Reader's Choice

For 3 years in a row, Washington City Paper Readers voted PMDI "Best Dance Company"

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White House Performance

A look back at when PMDI performed at The White House for First Lady Michelle Obama, and was featured in her book.

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