Through song and dance Alex Wells and members of his dance troupe express and depict the gracefulness, beauty and strong philosophy of the First People of North America. Three-time World Hoop Dance Champion Alex Wells is the third Canadian to hold the title and the second Canadian to win it consecutively.
Alex Wells first started dancing at a very young age with his family. Later on Alex traveled with “Red Thunder”, a Native Dance Theatre company. Currently he performs solo shows, as well as, choreographing large-scale productions.
Alex has performed throughout North America in cities that include: Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, Ottawa, New York, Philadelphia, Chicago, Phoenix, Scottsdale, Denver and Seattle. Worldwide, he has traveled abroad to the United Kingdom, Switzerland, New Zealand, Germany and Italy.
He has performed for numerous "Royalty" & Government Officials and was a featured entertainer at the World famous Calgary Stampede Grandstand Show and the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympic Opening Ceremonies.
In addition to being a hoop dancer Alex is an accomplished Men’s Fancy Bustle Dancer, Native Flutist and Actor with appearances in videos for Tom Jackson and Crash Vegas plus a role in Jackie Chan’s feature film, Shanghai Noon.
He is passionate about sharing his First Nations traditions with all others. request a quote