Dance Companies, Storytellers, Performers, Public Speakers

Dancing Earth: Indigenous Contemporary Dance Creations

This company supports indigenous dance and related arts and encourages awareness of bio-cultural diversity through performances and youth training programs.

Main Website: http://www.dancingearth.org/about-dancing-earth/

Full Company: http://www.dancingearth.org/about-dancing-earth/company

 

Native Pride Arts (Dance Company)

Working with artists worldwide, this company fosters self-awareness, self-esteem, and expression through performances, workshops, and other audiovisual forms.

http://www.nativepridearts.org/about.html

 

Daystar: Indigenous Dance Company

Daystar trains Native Americans in the performing arts and teaches others to respect the art and culture of Native North Americans.

http://daystardance.com/artist.html

Painted Sky: Native American Music & Dance Group

Painted Sky is an organization that honors Native American culture by building awareness of traditional and contemporary musical expressions through performance and education.

http://paintedsky.org/about/index.php

 

Redhawk: Native American Arts Council

The Council is dedicated to educating the general public about Native American heritage through song, dance, theater, works of art and other cultural forms of expression. Redhawk represents artists from North, South, Central American, Caribbean and Polynesian Indigenous cultures.

https://redhawkcouncil.org/about-us/

 

D.J. Eagle Bear Vanas – Native American Motivational Speaker, Leadership Expert

A tribally-enrolled member of the Odawa Nation and a former U.S. Air Force officer, D.J. inspires others to practically apply the power of the warrior spirit in business and life. He has used his dynamic programs to build warriors in 49 states to "strengthen the tribe" of global organizations.

https://www.nativediscovery.com/about/

Gary “Litefoot” Davis – Musician, Actor, Speaker

Gary “Litefoot” Davis is an enrolled member of the Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma and is a successful Entrepreneur, Actor, Recording Artist, Author and Public Speaker. Mr. Davis regularly travels throughout North America addressing audiences of all ages and interests with messages that span a wide variety of topics, but all of which are centered around empowering Indian Country.

https://litefoot.com/the-speaker/

Tanaya Winder

Tanaya Winder is a poet, writer, artist, and educator from the Southern Ute, Duckwater Shoshone, and Pyramid Lake Paiute Nation. A winner of the 2010 A Room of Her Own Foundation's Orlando prize in poetry, her work has been showcased around the world.

https://tanayawinder.com/

California Indian Storytelling Association

This organization strives to foster a creative community where Native American storytellers come together in a welcoming environment to share their oral histories.

http://www.cistory.org/

Kenneth Little Hawk - Musician, Author, Speaker

A descendant of the Micmac and Mohawk tribes, Kenneth Little Hawk is a Native American storyteller, musician, author and public speaker. He shares Native American heritage and culture through public appearances and spreads the message of living in harmony with the environment.

https://www.kennethlittlehawk.com/