Saturday, 6 June 2009

The Eagle Dances 12th October 2007

This is the Poster Art for an awesome Night out we had recently!

Native Americans, Native Europeans...the story of George Catlin (1796 - 1872) and his dedication to recording the Culture of Native Americans.

The Taliesin, Swansea - 12th Oct' 2007

This picture was taken for the poster which Buddy Big Mountain signed for my Mum!

The Eagle Dances: Native Americans, Native Europeans was performed by Buddy Big Mountain and Guy Masterson and depicts the the real-life experiences of George Catlin, a 19th Century adventurer who dedicated his life to recording the culture and traditions of Native Americans.

The show uses storytelling, dance, drama, puppetry and video projection to reveal the truth about Native Americans and ttheirway of life.

Buddy big Mountain is a registered member of the Mohawk of Kahnawake Tribe of Canada and the Iroquois Nation.

He is part Comanche, Apache from his father side and Mohawk, Welsh and English from his mother side, a self taught ventriloquist, and the First Internationally recognized Native American Master Ventriloquist Puppeteer...

He's also a really nice guy!!

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