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Tony Duncan

Tony Duncan with Arvel Bird

One of the most fun times any performer can have on stage is when the choreography is put aside and the art of improvisation is embraced. Formality takes a back-seat as the performer brings...

Hoop Dancing For No Rain at the Olympics

Hoop Dancing For No Rain at the Olympics

Apache hoop dancers from Arizona were flown to London, England, to ensure that the opening ceremonies of the Summer Olympic games would stay dry. The Yellow Bird Indian Dancers got a phone call from...

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)...

Nelly Furtado Releases Big Hoops

Nelly Furtado Releases Big Hoops

Earlier this month we told you about “Big Hoops (Bigger the Better)” – the new single by Nelly Furtado. Nelly was caught on camera on stilts in downtown Los Angeles and World Champion Hoop...

Nelly Furtado: Big Hoops (Bigger The Better)

Nelly Furtado: Big Hoops (Bigger The Better)

Grammy-award-winning Canadian music artist Nelly Furtado is rolling in later this month with a brand new single called “Big Hoops (Bigger the Better)” and while we initially weren’t entirely sure what it was all...

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...

Hoop Dancers to Compete for Top Honors

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...

Tony Duncan Talks About Native Hoop Dance

Tony Duncan Talks About Native Hoop Dance

World-champion hoop dancer Tony Duncan tells the story behind the Native American traditional dance in this video produced by Deidre Hamill for The Arizona Republic. Clicking image above will take you to the video...

Circle of Life: Tony Duncan

Circle of Life: Tony Duncan

Tony Duncan, 2011 World Hoop Dance Champion, is the subject of a new documentary film entitled “Circle of Life” and this is the trailer for it. In the film Tony shares about his love...