Tag: Totem

Totem’s Eric Hernandez on American Latino TV

Eric Hernandez performs in Totem

http://youtu.be/4ZeaVHl7q_E Eric Hernandez, the amazing hoop dancer that is currently featured in the Cirque du Soleil show Totem, shares his love of hoop dance in this segment for American Latino TV. Eric, who is half Latino and half Native American says, "I'm in love with hoop dancing because it gives me the opportunity to share…

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.

Nakotah Larance: Six Time World Hoop Dance Champion

In honoring Native American Heritage Month and the joy and wonder of Native American Hoop Dance we present Nakotah LaRance, six time World Hoop Dance champion. Here he performs his award winning Hoop Dance at the Peabody Essex Museum in Salem, Massachusetts, USA. He's performed on "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" and won the…

Nakotah Larance in Totem

Nakotah Larance, six time World Champion Hoop Dancer, performs his hoop dance in Cirque du Soleil's "Totem". He is the first Native American performer Cirque du Soleil has ever hired. Originally from Flagstaff, Arizona, he's currently based out of London, England, UK. Photo courtesy of The Montreal Gazette.