Jolene Vigio, Director of the Pojoaque Pueblo Dancers

Jolene Vigio, Director of the Pojoaque Pueblo Dancers

Jolene Vigio, director of the Pojoaque Pueblo dancers, brought 10 tribal youth to compete in this year’s competition. They first began competing in 2013 and their members start dancing at five or six years old. (Nathan Ouellette/MEDILL)

Jolene Vigio, Director of the Pojoaque Pueblo dancers, brought 10 tribal youth to compete in this year’s competition. They first began competing in 2013 and their members first start dancing at five to six years old. (Nathan Ouellette/MEDILL)