Hooping it up at Heard Museum for 27th Annual World Championship Hoop Dance Contest

Hopi hoop dancer Moontee Sinquah raises his eyes to the sky as he moves into his final dance at the 27th Annual World Championship Hoop Dance Contest at the Heard Museum in Phoenix Feb. 11 and 12. See photo highlights on page 10. Kevin Moriarty/NHO

Hopi hoop dancer Moontee Sinquah raises his eyes to the sky as he moves into his final dance at the 27th Annual World Championship Hoop Dance Contest at the Heard Museum in Phoenix Feb. 11 and 12. See photo highlights on page 10. Kevin Moriarty/NHO

Dancers display their beauty, athleticism and artistry with hoops in the shapes of animals, butterflies and globes at the 27 annual World Championship Hoop Dance contest Feb. 11-12 at the Heard Museum in Phoenix, Arizona. Tyrese Jensen won the title this year.

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