Special Thanks to
Original casting director, Carol Hanzel, at Carol Hanzel Casting in New York
Amrita Ramanan, former director of Literary Development and Dramaturgy at Oregon Shakespeare Festival
Sean Snyder and Adrian Stevens for Chicken Dance instruction and regalia consultation
Jesse DesRosier and Robert Hall for their tremendous help with the Blackfoot language
Smokey and Darnell Rides At The Door for embracing Shaun and their mentorship, friendship and guidance with Blackfoot language and culture
Darrell Robes Kipp and the Kipp family for your support and friendship over 25 years.
The Bullshoe family for sharing their knowledge and supporting me
The Florendo Family and Drum Dancing Spirit
Browning, MT and the Amskapi Pikunni people for everything you have given us
The Okan Society and Kaa Nux Im Mii Taaks and Amskapi Pikunni (Blackfeet people)
**Distant Thunder will proudly donate to the Cuts Wood School in perpetuity.