December 2004

Quetzal Guerrero made a tour stop in NYC with the luminous OSUNLADE, the master musician behind Yoruba Records. Rulan, Thosh and Alejo danced the night away with them at S.O.B.s!!!

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November 2004

Rulan, Thosh and Alejo were invited to toronto by Santee Smith to perform her choreography at the Canadian Aboriginal Music awards, for which santee’s score for KAHA:WI had 2 nominations! While in Toronto they also attended the powwow, where Thosh offered out some traditional songs, and they also enjoyed the…

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October 2004

Look for Rulan in the upcoming Terence Malick film,”The New World”, in which she can be seen blowing sage smoke onto Colin Farrell, dancing amongst trees, and speaking Algonquin as the character Two Moons. In addition, Dancing Earth artists Raoul Trujillo and Kalani Queypo have principal roles in the film.…

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December 2005

Kalani, Rulan, and the infamous ´core warriors´ Alejandro, Quetzal, Thosh, Brian, Quese, Jeremy, Lawrence and Whe:Whum joined the principal actors as well as Chief  Robert Green and son Joseph, and Cheif Atkins and son Steve, of Virginia , at the world premiere of THE NEW WORLD in Hollywood! Red carpet…

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November 2005

DANCING EARTH performed at the end of the month in San Diego for Native Youth at a health and wellness conference organised by the brilliant Jillene Joseph. We look forward to participation in her spring event in Reno Nevada. Jessica Allen is continuing in her lead role in the show…

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October 2005

While in Mexico City, Raoul and Rulan attended a performance of Earth In Motion´s AGUAS, choreographed by Alejandro Ronceria andperformed in an outdoor fountain in UNAM. It was a stunning evening, with 5 live musicians and an all female cast, including Penny Couchie, Santee Smith, April Doxtator, and Carla Soto.

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August 2005

This month, Serena Rascon was selected by the acclaimed LINES BALLET school in San Francisco, to attend their year round program as part of their professional training group, congratulations! She recently was apprenticing for the exciting MOVING PEOPLE DANCE THEATER, a primal force in the Santa Fe dance scene. MOVING…

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July 2005

Check out this months issue of THE NEW MEXICO MAGAZINE, inside you will see stunning photos of Anthony Collins modelling Native fashions in the middle of New Mexico highways! Richard Bluecloud Castaneda photographed Rulan Tangen early morning on a San Francisco hilltop for the cover of an upcoming issue of…

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June 2005

Rulan performed spoken word poetry in a dance piece by Kevin Iega (choreographer of Deeply Rooted Dance Ensemble) for the Moving People concert at the Lensic Theater in Santa Fe. Alex Meraz made his first short film, “Burning Water”, for submission to the ImagineNative (www.imaginenative.org) film festival in Toronto ,…

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May 2005

Quetzal, Thosh and Alejo will be going to Toronto to work with experimental filmmaker Kent Monkman on a new project. The May 2005 issue of Dance Magazine features a photograph of Rulan, and mention of DANCING EARTH in an article by Janet Eigner about dance in Santa Fe. For more…

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