Native American Indian Association of TN, Inc.

2021 Performing Arts Touring Grant Recipient

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Nashville, Tennessee

Project Title

Touch the Earth Productions

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Grant or Fellowship

Performing Arts Touring Grants

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The Touch the Earth troupe of 12 dancers will perform and explain traditional Native American dance & dress twice daily to teach attendees the different styles, clothing and specialties of the dances and individual dancers.

The Living History exhibit will showcase a 1700 woodland bark encampment and tipi plains encampment, with demonstrations and explanation by its 2 staff educators.