Tag Archives: Heard Museum

Derrick Suwaima Davis Wins 7th Unprecedented World Hoop Dance Champion Title

The 24th Annual Heard Museum World Championship Hoop Dance Contest recently took place again in Phoenix, Arizona, and hoop dancers came from all over the United States and Canada made their way to compete for…

Nakotah LaRance

Nakotah LaRance is a six-time World Hoop Dance Champion whose star has really risen performing not only with Cirque Du Soleil’s “Totem” show and elsewhere, but he truly captured the hearts of a whole lot…

Derrick Suwaima Davis Wins 2013 World Champion Hoop Dancer Title

The 23rd Annual Heard Museum World Championship Hoop Dance Contest recently took place again in Phoenix, Arizona, and hoop dancers came from all over the United States and Canada to compete for the ultimate title…

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 paying…

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 rose…

Hoop Dancer Ready For Weekend World Championships

Two-time world champion hoop dancer Brian Hamill is a colorful story-teller. The 41-year-old spends most of the year travelling the country telling the story of the Ho-Chunk Native Americans and performing. “I like the challenge…

Hoop Dancers to Compete for Top Honors

It’s that time of year once again and The Heard Museum World Championship Hoop Dance Contest will be happening soon. Combining artistry, sheer athleticism and cultural traditions, the top American Indian and Canadian First Nations…

Jasmine Rae Pickner

In honoring Native American Heritage Month and the joy, wonder and heritage of Native American Hoop Dance we present the amazing Jasmine Rae Pickner, performing at the World Hoop Dance Championships at the Heard Museum…