Houston Matters

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

Posted on · 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, […]

Houston Matters

‘Viral’ Video Captures Montrose Rollerblade Dancer in his Own Words

Posted on · This spring, KUHF invited Houstonians to submit videos for a contest. The goal? To tell quintessential Houston stories. The winners were announced last week. We checked in with Alex Luster, who produced one of the top entries on the Montrose Rollerblade Dancer. Check out the video on the Montrose Rollerblade dancer. The winning entry in […]