PUBLISHED: 4:52 PM on Wednesday, July 30, 2008
Haida Dancers perform August 8
KETCHIKAN - Xaadas Takanlang Haida Descendant Dancers. Northwest Coast Dancers will perform one Friday per month through September at Totem Bight Clan House, 6:30-7:30 p.m. The Haida dancers perform traditional and contemporary songs in traditional regalia with the guidance of Gloria Burns. Learn about Haida culture and lineage and see storytelling, blessing, honor, and lessons conveyed through dance. Performances are August 8, and September 12. For more information call 247-8574. Totem Bight performances are co-sponsored by Alaska State Parks and Alaska Geographic.