White Mountain Apache Tribal Community’s Incredible Crown Dancers

Feb 18. 2012: All of Arizona’s Native American tribes are playing an important part in the celebration of the 100th anniversary of statehood with Apaches in the lead spotlight via the Beyond Geronimo: The Apache Experience Centennial Legacy Project. The blockbuster exhibit of collections and artifacts housed in the famed Heard Museum in Phoenix will run until January 2012.

To herald the exhibits opening on February 11th, the museum recently sponsored an Apache cultural performance rich in heritage and excitement — an evening of traditional dance presented by the award-winning Dishchii’bikoh dancers from the White Mountain Apache Tribal community of Cibeque. Read more at Indian Country Today