Tagged: First Nations

Eric Hernandez

Eric Hernandez

Eric Hernandez performs in Totem, Cirque du Soleil’s journey into the evolution of mankind. He lives in Washington, DC, USA. A Hooping.org Photo of the Day.

Dallas Arcand Hoop Dances For Life

Dallas Arcand Hoop Dances For Life

“My dance is my life – it’s what I believe in and what I know best,” World Champion Hoop Dancer Dallas Arcand recently told Routes Magazine. In an interview following his performance with his...

Nelly Furtado Performs Spirit Indestructible

Nelly Furtado Performs Spirit Indestructible

World Champion hoop dancer Tony Duncan continues to bring his traditional Native American hoop dance skills to the stage alongside Nelly Furtado. Here she performs her infectious new track “Spirit Indestructible” (out next month)...

Lisa Odjig

Lisa Odjig

Lisa Odjig of the Ojibwe Nation, fresh from making the Top Ten on Canada’s Got Talent, performs at Seneca College – her alma mater. Her hoop dance here is amazing. Lisa is a two-time...

Mending The Sacred Hoop: The Movie

Mending The Sacred Hoop: The Movie

Mending The Sacred Hoop is a new documentary film project that chronicles the wholesale plundering of a gentle people – and the often deadly attempt to forcefully eradicate Native traditions and culture. Yankton Sioux...

The Power of the World Works in Circles

The Power of the World Works in Circles

Dallas Arcand, who recently became the World Hoop Dance Champion and is currently making headlines on Canada’s Got Talent spoke with the Indian Country Today Media Network. “The hoop can represent the passage of...

Tony Duncan Hoops For Buick Motors

Tony Duncan Hoops For Buick Motors

Five-time World Champion Hoop Dancer and music artist Tony Duncan is the focus of a current Buick campaign that invites viewers to discover different American cities with the locals. In Tony’s case we are...

Dallas Arcand: Hoop Dance World Champion 2012

Dallas Arcand: Hoop Dance World Champion 2012

On Sunday afternoon, to the beating of Native American drums in the final round at the 22nd Annual World Championship Hoop Dance Contest at the Heard Museum in Phoenix, Arizona, Dallas Arcand once again...