Thunderbird American Indian Dance Concert and Pow-wow
Friday, January 30, 2015 at Various times
Repeating every week — Sundays, Friday, and Saturdays through February 8, 2015 .
|Where:||Theater for the New City 155 First Avenue between 9th and 10th Streets, New York NY|
|Cost:||$10, $1 for children under age 12 for matinees only|
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Enjoy dances, stories and traditional music from the Iroquois and Native Peoples of the Northeast, Southwest and Great Plains regions. Highlights include storytelling by Matoka Eagle (Santo Domingo, Tewa), a Hoop Dance by Marie Ponce (Cherokee), an Eagle Dance from the Hopi Tribe by Raymond Two Feathers (Cherokee), a Grass Dance and Jingle Dress Dance (from the Northern Plains people), a Stomp Dance (from the Southeastern tribes), a Shawl Dance (from the Oklahoma tribes), a Deer Dance (from the Yaqui Tribes of Southern Arizona) and a Robin Dance and Smoke Dance (from the Iroquois). As the audience enters the theater, they will be serenaded by the Heyna Second Son Singers (various tribes). In the final section of the program, the audience will be invited to join in the Round Dance, a Friendship Dance (in evening shows) and a Contest Dance (in matinees).
After matinees, the cast will remain in the theater to personally meet the children attending and be photographed with them.
Schedule: Fridays 8 pm, Saturdays 3 and 8 pm, Sundays 3 pm