North Texas Performing Arts (NTPA) is dedicated to developing the character of youth through quality performing arts education and family entertainment.
Artist of the Month
Congratulations to our April Artist of the Month, DeeDee Munson!
DeeDee Munson served NTPA in many capacities, including serving on the NTPA Dallas Board, teaching Dance in the NTPA Academy and choreographing for both our youth shows and the NTPA Rep. DeeDee is also part of the Executive Staff at MA Dance & MA Visual FX. She has been teaching and educating students since 1991. She is the former General Manager/Artistic Director for the Power House of Dance.
Her credits include Kilgore College Rangerette, Stephen F. Austin Repertory Company Member, Stephen F. Austin Pom Squad member and coach, Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader, and Dallas Mavericks Dancer. While attending SFA she won two consecutive NCA National Dance Championship titles. She is also a former Walt Disney World Dancer where she performed in The Beauty & The Beast Show, Pleasure Island Explosion Dancers, various conventions and special events, and the Rhythms of the World Show at Tokyo DisneySeas.
DeeDee has taught and choreographed for drill teams and dance teams across the country, has been featured in several magazines and has had numerous television appearances including Good Morning Texas, Live with Regis and Kelly, and the Oprah Winfrey Show. She was a dancer and actress in “Miss Congeniality” starring Sandra Bullock, has served as a judge for national dance competitions and serves on several advisory boards. She is so thrilled to have choreographed her first full NTPA show with ONCE ON THIS ISLAND at NTPA – Plano. She loved working with our kids and can’t wait to work on the Rep’s summer shows this year.