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Eric Hernandez

Native Hoop Dancer & Storyteller

Eric Hernandez is a world-renowned Native American hoop dancer, known for his captivating performances that blend tradition and contemporary elements. He began his journey at the age of 12, under the guidance of his uncle Terry Goedel, mastering the art of hoop dance. Eric's talent has taken him to 19 different countries, where he mesmerized audiences as the lead character with Cirque du Soleil. His groundbreaking TEDx talk shattered stereotypes and showcased the rich cultural heritage of Native Americans. With his unique style and heartfelt storytelling, Eric has touched the lives of millions, leaving a lasting impact on the global stage.