September 16th, 2015 Last Updated on: January 20th, 2016
Name: Lily Baga
Tribe: Tachi-Yokut/Rosebud Sioux
Q: What style do you dance? I dance fancy shawl
Q: What do you like best about your dance style?
A:What I like about it is that it’s very energetic and there are many other dances to do with this style, such as crow hop and double beat.
Q: How did you choose your dance style?
A:When I was little I realized how cool it would be to dance it. I also thought how fun it would be to spin around, too.
Q: How do you feel when you dance at powwows?
A:I always feel mixed emotions. I feel excited when I get to dance, but before I do dance, I get pretty nervous, too.
Q: What do you like best about powwows?
A: What I like best about powwows is that we get be with friends that you mostly see only at powwows and it’s a lot of fun dancing as well
Q: What would you tell other young people who want to start dancing?
A:Don’t be afraid! Have fun with it! Over the years that you dance, you’ll always improve and come up with cool dance moves.
Q: Anything else you want us to know about you?
A: If you’re at a powwow that you’re at competing and you don’t place, don’t get upset, as long as you have fun, right? That happened to me many times, it still does.
Q: Thank You!
A: You’re Welcome!
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