A Radio City Rockette opened up about the pressure to perform at President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration in a new interview Tuesday, December 27. The dancer, who used the pseudonym Mary to speak anonymously, told Marie Claire many Rockettes are outraged and refuse to take the stage at the January 20 event. “There is a divide in the company now, which saddens me most,” Mary told the site. “The majority of us said no immediately. Then there’s the percentage that said yes, for whatever reason — … read more
Last week, media outlets were focused on the fact that President-elect Trump couldn’t find anyone to come to his inauguration. Like, no one wants to be a witness to the event and no entertainer wants to perform. Everyone from Elton John to Celine Dion to Garth Brooks has apparently said “no” to the Trump inaugural committee. So last week, the committee announced that they had booked the Radio City Rockettes, a group of dancers most famous for doing high-kicks whilst wearing sparkly leotards. … read more
If this is true, it’s SUCH a relief!
On Thursday, we reported that the Radio City Rockettes were going to perform at Donald Trump’s upcoming inauguration… whether they liked it or not!
In a previously public Instagram post, Rockette Phoebe Pearl declared “it has been decided for [them],” and she was “embarrassed and disappointed” to have to dance for the racist Republican.
And, a source exclusively confirmed to us that the American Guild of Variety Artists — who represents the Rockettes — … read more
Yes. No. Maybe so?
It appears as though Donald Trump is finally closing in on securing an A-lister to perform at his big inauguration. While Drumpf’s camp has already tapped America’s Got Talent alum Jackie Evancho to sing the national anthem, as well as enlisted the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and the Radio City Rockettes to perform during the presidential festivities, they may FINALLY snag the big star they were so desperate for!
The businessman has asked The Beach Boys to perform at the inauguration … read more
Count her out for the presidential inauguration. Chrissy Teigen is once again firing back at Donald Trump after he tweeted that tons of Hollywood stars want to attend his inauguration — but he doesn’t want them there. “The so-called ‘A’ list celebrities are all wanting tixs to the inauguration, but look what they did for Hillary [Clinton], NOTHING. I want the PEOPLE!” he tweeted on Thursday, December 22. Teigen fired back at the comment and expressed her skepticism that any A-list musicians … read more
Donald Trump seems to be having trouble lining up talent for his inauguration, but according to him, he doesn’t want any Hollywood A-listers attending the festivities. Well, Chrissy Teigen fired back, tweeting what we are all thinking.
Trump tweeted on Thursday (Dec. 22, 2016), “The so-called ‘A’ list celebrities are all wanting tixs to the inauguration, but look what they did for Hillary [Clinton], NOTHING. I want the PEOPLE!”
Teigen replied on Twitter, “Hi – we are people. You … read more
Not with him. Phoebe Pearl, a Radio City Rockette, took to Instagram on Thursday, December 22, to say she is “embarrassed and disappointed” to perform for Donald Trump after the famed dance troupe confirmed its participation in the president-elect’s upcoming inauguration. The New York City–based dancer, 27, shared a photo of herself on stage dancing with the Rockettes and digitally drew a white thought bubble next to her face that read, “Not my president.” The post was accompanied by … read more
â Some of the Radio City Rockettes have been horrified to learn that they’ll be providing the entertainment at Donald Trump’s inauguration next month. TheWrap reports that the famous New York City dancers have been told by their union that they have to perform at the event or risk losing their jobs. According to Perez Hilton, Rockette Phoebe Pearl said in an Instagram post that the women are “embarrassed and disappointed” to be “performing for a man that stands for everything we’re against.” … read more