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Champion Hoop Dancer Derrick Swaima Davis

Champion Hoop Dancer Derrick Swaima Davis, 6 Time Champion Hoop Dancer

Thursday, November 17 –  10:30 a.m

Main Theater

Derrick Suwaima Davis (Hopi/Choctaw) is a master at maneuvering five rattan hoops around his body, creating intricate patterns and conveying the Hopi story of creation through his hoops while keeping time to the singing and drumming of the musicians behind him. Join us as Davis returns to celebrate Native American Heritage Month and share his culture, history and demonstrate why he is a six time world championship hoop dancer in a program for all ages.