Luis and Mary Ann Rosa
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Hustle Salsa Theater Arts Dance Team
Luis and Mary Ann Rosa were awarded the Disco Hall of Fame Award in 2011.
Luis performed & taught with Mary Ann in 1998. Then in 2000, they partnered together. Luis started hustle dancing in the Bronx, and Mary Ann in Brooklyn. Luis was a feature dancer in the film, Center Stage, and has been awarded a lifetime achievement award by the LA Salsa Congress for his contribution to Latin Music & Dance. Mary Ann started out in gymnastics and was captain of her high school team by senior year. Mary Ann was a feature dancer in the feature films, Summer of Sam, and Diega. Together, they started the explosive professional dance team of The Latin Dance Connection.
Together, they hold placements & titles in such international competitions such as the International Hustle and Salsa Competition, Theater Arts Division; World Hustle Dance Championships, World Open Hustle Division, & Professional Hustle Division; Disco America, Theater Arts Division; and The Hustle Congress, Theater Arts Division. They are the World Professional Hustle Dance Champions for 2004, Atlantic City Sands Hotel Hustle Champions 2004, House Dance International Hustle Champions for 2099, and they were voted favorite dance couple in Ron Bess's Dance Talk Newsletter for 2003. Luis & Mary Ann can be seen on the televised event of the Disco Explosion filmed in Asbury Park, and they were on the CBS Sunday Morning News on March 6, 2005. They can also be seen in the Asbury Newspaper in August 2005, and the New York Sun on February 1, 2005. Luis & Mary Ann were on the Christina show, televised on May 15, 2006. Luis & Mary Ann compete, perform, and teach throughout the world.