Eddie Torres

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Latin dancer/choreographer Eddie Torres was raised in New York's Spanish Harlem, in the bosom of a Puerto Rican family. At a young age, Torres, seduced by Latin rhythms, wanted to learn how to dance.…
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Latin dancer/choreographer Eddie Torres was raised in New York's Spanish Harlem, in the bosom of a Puerto Rican family. At a young age, Torres, seduced by Latin rhythms, wanted to learn how to dance. The enthusiastic teenager fulfilled his ambition while getting into the nightclub scene. Through the years his dancing skills allowed him to start teaching and even work along with Tito Puente. In 1980, Eddie Torres successfully performed at New York's Coliseum during the Latin Expo. The artist's major achievements includes collaborations to international stars such as Ruben Blades, Tito Nieves, and David Byrne.