The Wall Street Journal
"[Spirit]…. helps mainstream America begin to appreciate the depths and richness of this continent's first culture… a driving energy that exceeds even Riverdance…"
"Spirit provides a welcome example of Native American contemporary performance and entertains audience goers across racial and social lines. You have brightened the lives of thousands of your fellow citizens."
"It gives me great pleasure to lend my support to Spirit – The Seventh Fire…It is entertainment such as this, that is not only a pinnacle of Native American contemporary performing arts, but it is highly educational as well…Spirit will no doubt be a rewarding experience for all."
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The Omaha World Herald
In 'Spirit,' tradition is besieged by modern life
May 23, 2005
A journey played out with 'Spirit'
May 20, 2005
He's got the 'Spirit'
Philadelphia Daily News
May 17, 2005
Stunning production captures tale
of Native American culture
May 11-17, 2005
'Spirit' tells story of search for self
August 20, 2004
Soul of 'Spirit' speaks to all cultures
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
July 25, 2004
"Buffett's masterpiece Spirit – The Seventh Fire
… is a stunning tour de force that is a delight to the senses. From the breathtaking imagery and powerful music… it will please all ages…Spirit
is at once exhilarating and profoundly moving… Don't miss it!"
The Louisville Courier-Journal
, which at times seems like an American-Indian rock opera, tassels and fringe fly, video screens burst with wild images and the air is filled with the sounds of music, drums and chanting…is dazzling production succeeds at educating and entertaining…The choreography is athletic and rhythmic; Britney's backup dancers have nothing on these folks."
The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
"Rarely has a single feather carried so much weight…This is a show that fills your eyes and your heart, an invitation to 'follow the drums home' that we can all welcome…Spirit
is a phenomenal celebration of Native American culture… it's unbelievable! You have to see it for yourself."