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Piscataway Dancers visit Penn State Altoona

Thursday, December 15, 2011 - 999 hits

The Piscataway Dancers performed authentic American Indian dance, drum, and song on Monday, November 28, 2011 in the TV Lounge of the Slep Student Center.

Famous for their internationally-recognized living history program, the Piscataway Indian Nation Singers and Dancers conduct workshops, present lectures and perform authentic American Indian dance, drum and song.

From Tayac Territory, near Port Tobacco, Maryland, Mark Tayac and The Piscataway Nation Singers and Dancers travel throughout Europe, Canada, and the United States with one of the most colorful, artful and educational programs in the country.

In addition to movie appearances in Dances With Wolves, the Piscataway Indian Nation Singers and Dancers are frequent contributors to television specials on both the History Channel and Discovery Channel, the Smithsonian's Museum of the American Indian, national pow-wows, major festivals and colleges across the country.

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