Maria Torres Shows the Rockettes How to Make a Remarkable Entrance and an ‘Interesting Exit’
It is the late 1990s and Radio City Music Hall in Manhattan is jam-packed with an audience eagerly awaiting the Spring Extravaganza starring Gregg Burge to begin.
Backstage the Rockettes are awaiting their cue for the opening number as…
Maria Torres steps onto the stage with her partner Arte Phillips. She is ready to awe the audience with her fierce tricks—double pirouettes, knee spins AND the water slide that has her pleading, “I just need to get to the other side…”