Who are The Rockettes?
The world famous Rockettes are arguably the most famous and prestigious dance company. Based in the iconic New York City, they are known as one of the city’s most loved and illustrious icons. They are unforgettable due to their incredible precision dance and impressive eye-level kicks.
The Rockettes are of course, the stars of the annual Radio City Christmas Spectacular show. The show is watched in excess of two million people every year, and is played in over 50 cities across the whole of North America. They have featured in several prestigious shows and events, ranging from Dancing with the Stars, to the Tony Awards, and even the Super Bowl Halftime Shows. They have also been featured in many commercials for iconic and celebrated products such as Coca-Cola.
Not only this, but The Rockettes have a rich history, dating back to 1928. For the fast paced world that is the entertainment industry, such a legacy is rare, and The Rockettes are more than deserving of their status. In every show, there are 36 ladies, and 72 legs all moving in perfectly synchronized harmony. What is even more impressive, is that during the 90 minute show, there are more than 1,300 costume changes.
Where can I see the Rockettes?
The best way to see The Rockettes in action is by going to the Radio City Christmas Spectacular show. The show runs from November 8th to December 30th. Radio City Christmas Spectacular tickets can be purchased in a number of ways online. You can also visit the Radio City Music Hall and Box Office, located at 1260 6th Avenue, between 50th and 51st Street.