Delwin Fiddler, Jr. provides Native American performing arts, educational programs, interactive cultural tourism and discussions of the Native American perspective on the environment and spirituality. Includes hoop and grass dancing, Native American flute playing, drumming, singing, story-telling, honoring and blessings, history, lectures, demonstrations, theatrical productions and workshops.
Mr. Fiddler's interactive and educational programs are ideal for weddings, non-profit fundraisers, museums, schools, colleges, environmental organizations, government entities and faith communities.
All performances are done in traditional Lakota regalia designed by the artist.
Price Range: $350 - $5,500
Delwin Fiddler, Jr. is a member of the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe and a world renowned Native American performance artist. He enjoys being able to share songs, dances and flute playing from the Lakota Native American nation. Mr. Fiddler is also an expert at giving guided, historic tours of Native American ancestral lands. According to several Native American prophecies, the present time on this earth is considered a critical time in history for the wellbeing of our planet. Mr. Fiddler has dedicated his life to singing, dancing and praying to protecting Mother Earth. Native American dances are done in traditional Lakota regalia and include hoop dancing, grass dancing, round dancing and buffalo dancing. Mr. Fiddler is prepared to discuss the origin and meaning of his hoop and grass dances, as well as Native American spirituality.
Mr. Fiddler is an Artist in Residence at the Museum of Indian Culture at 2825 Fish Hatchery Road, Allentown, PA 18103
2000-2010 Native Nations
Professional touring dance company for education of Native American performing arts. Interactive educational productions for stage, museums, schools, colleges organizations and government entities. Presented and taught hands on activities including craft workshops, dance workshops and drumming, singing, social dances, story-telling, history, panel discussions, speaking engagements, lecture demonstrations, theatrical productions.
Principle Native American performer, with focus on grass and hoop dancing, flute playing, story-telling and Native American history of the Northeast US and the Plain States.
Worked as an actor in the film, “We Shall Remain” directed by Chris Eyre and Rick Burns. Also appeared in film, “Who We Are,” currently being shown in the Lelawi Theatre of the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian.
Acted with Chris Eyre, Michael Greyeyes, Wes Studi, Annawon Weeden. Performed in stage performance of Annie Get Your Gun in Philadelphia.
Awards of recognition for presentations and community service
Spirit Community Award from Spirit of the 7th Fire, June 2005.
City of Philadelphia
University of Pennsylvania
US Housing Authority
Mummers Day Parade
Lewis & Clark Bicentennial Celebrations in DC Philadelphia, St. Louis
International performance locations sharing history, culture and dances, including in American Embassies (2003-2010) and military bases:
England (for the Royal Family,) Canada, Turkmenistan, AbuDhabi, Oman, Greece, Barbados, Kosovo, Turkmenistan, Oman, Switzerland
Domestic performance locations:
Presidential inauguration celebrations for President George W. Bush and President Barack Obama
Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Wall Street, Manhattan, NY
St. Louis Museum
Numerous school programs in North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana, Indiana, New York, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Virginia, Maryland, Delaware and New Jersey
Philadelphia Thanksgiving Day Parade and the Mummers Parade
Past Booked Events
|October 07, 2017 • 1:00pm - 4:00pm||Merrie Halloween - 1803 House|
|October 07, 2017 • 10:00am - 12:30pm||Native American Heritage Day|
|October 03, 2017 • 7:00pm - 9:00pm||Meet Artist in Residence, Delwin Fiddler, Jr.|
|September 30, 2017 • 10:00am - 4:00pm||Walk to the Water, Walking Meditation, Ceremony|
|September 26, 2017 • 7:00pm - 9:00pm||Meet Artist in Residence, Delwin Fiddler, Jr.|
|September 23, 2017 • 3:00pm - 4:00pm||NYC Parks Event|
|September 22, 2017 • 7:00pm - 9:00pm||New Moon Ceremony and Drum Circle|
|September 16, 2017–September 17, 2017 • 10:00am - 5:00pm||Riverside Arts Festival of Easton|
|September 09, 2017–September 10, 2017 • 12:00pm - 7:00pm||Native American Festival|
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