Marie Poncé. Cherokee/Lucayo-Taino Lifetime member and pow wow exhibitors manager: Thunderbird American Indian Dancers,Inc. Actor, Singer, writer/researcher, craftsman. NYFA Fellow 2016 Choreography, 2017 LMCC and DiP Gibney Fellow, American Dance Guild, Jacob’s Pillow, Pick of the Fringe-Edinburgh, Scotland, is a American Indian Hoop Dancer, Flying Hoops founder, . Character Acting professor at SAG-AFTRA NY Conservatory, Negro Ensemble Co. and NYU/Stella Adler, published writer. Featured solo at 92Y, SummerStage and Almost Summer Celebration Wagner Park with NMAI/Jewish Museum. Co-produced Restoration and Healing Inc workshops for trauma, Monrovia, Liberia. Founder /NEC Monthly Meets/Open Artist NYC.: Artist Business Tools for Thriving Artists and Non-Profits, writer of The Roots of Rap at IRT, Audelco Award, graduate of Holy Cross College and National Shakespeare Co Conserv., Intl Experimental Thr. Fest. Cairo, Egypt, Carmen-One Life to Live, writer/actor AWOL pilot for Mad TV, www.marieponce.com.