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Juan Carlos the Rollerblading Dancer — A Star is Born On a Houston Street Corner

We meet Houston’s Juan Carlos Restrepo, who has been dancing on rollerblades at the corner of Montrose and Allen Parkway for the past 15 years. In the summer of 2014, Restrepo gained national attention with an appearance on Amercia’s Got Talent. MORE:‘Viral’ Video Captures Montrose Rollerblade Dancer in his Own Words (Houston Matters, May 10, […]

We meet Houston’s Juan Carlos Restrepo, who has been dancing on rollerblades at the corner of Montrose and Allen Parkway for the past 15 years. In the summer of 2014, Restrepo gained national attention with an appearance on Amercia’s Got Talent.

MORE:
‘Viral' Video Captures Montrose Rollerblade Dancer in his Own Words (Houston Matters, May 10, 2013)
A Star is Born at the Corner of Montrose and Allen Parkway (Houston Chronicle, July 4, 2014)

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Michael Hagerty

Michael Hagerty

Senior Producer, Houston Matters

Michael Hagerty is the senior producer for Houston Matters. He's spent more than 20 years in public radio and television and dabbled in minor league baseball, spending four seasons as the public address announcer for the Reno Aces, the Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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