Thursday, July 17, 2003
Living It Up: South Florida Superstars
Twirling her way to the top. Tonight, Jackie's getting a glimpse of true stardom. She's living it up with a group called the South Florida Superstars.
(WSVN) -- We are Living It Up with the South Florida Superstars, you've seen them at half time shows, you've seen them at the parades, if you want to become one, well here's a taste of what it takes.
Jackie: "Alright Jenny and you've been with the South Florida Superstars for 20 years, is that right?"
Jenny: "Coming up on 20 yeah."
Jackie: "Well tell me a little bit about it."
Jenny: "The Superstars basically is an organization teaches baton twirling, dance, cheerleading, hip hop."
Jackie: "And I know you guys travel, you do parades, where are some of the places that you've been that stick out in your mind?"
Jenny: "We went to Ireland to perform in the St. Patrick's Day parade in Dublin, we've also done the junior orange bowl parade, the king orange bowl parade, the Macy's thanksgiving day parade."
Jackie: "And how often do you guys get together and practice?"
Jenny: "Our competition teams get together at least twice a week."
Jenny: "Jackie your first lesson is going to be baton and Paris is going to teach you some of our basic twirls."
Paris: "You're just going to do your flat spins like this."
Paris: "You are going to step over to your left."
Paris: "Five, six, seven, eight."
Jackie: "I'e always wanted to do this, I see them at football games, parades,, now that's me."
Jackie: "Now we are on to dance."
Paris: "Shoulders are going to go left right left."
Paris: "From there you are going to take your left leg, perch it up, and you are going to face the back and put it down."
Jackie: "I think I'm ready to put this to music."
Jackie: "And that's what it's like Living It Up dancing and twirling with the South Florida Superstars, I'm Jackie Johnson, I think I'm getting the hang of this, 7 News."
On Tuesday, we promise you do not want to miss Jackie in action.
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