Last Updated: 02 Jan, 2023 | Views: 310
Other Profession(s): Actress, Singer
Higher Education: Graduated
Mayte Garcia, a well-known American dancer, was born in Alabama, U.S. At the age of three, Mayte started belly dance. Garcia made her broadcast debut as the youngest professional belly dancer in the world on the American program That's Incredible! on May 12, 1981, when she was 7 years old. Garcia rose to the position of a prima ballerina with the Wiesbaden Ballet as a teenager. General H.H. Arnold High School in Wiesbaden, Germany, produced Mayte as a graduate.
Career in Reality Shows:
Garcia first came to Prince's attention in 1990.
Garcia was hired to dance with his Diamonds and Pearls Tour in 1992.
Garcia was the New Power Generation Dance Company's artistic director in 1997.
She also helmed Prince's music video for "The One"
One movie appearance was as a dancer in the Hindi flick Dus (2005).
Garcia has produced music videos for Chaka Khan.
She made two appearances in the "Big Shots" series in 2007.
She directed Britney Spears' "I'm a Slave 4 U" music video's belly dancing performances.
Garcia published The Most Beautiful: My Life with Prince in 2017.
Career in Television
She co-starred alongside Eric Cubicle in the S TV series Across the Hall from 2004 to 2005.
She served as a judge for Dance Your Ass Off's inaugural season on Oxygen in 2009.
She had an appearance in the 2005 Spanish movie El Vacilon.
Garcia dated Wade Robson, a choreographer, from 2000 to 2001.
Mayte suffers from multiple sclerosis, an autoimmune condition that affects the central nervous system.
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