The Rockettes, best known for their Radio City Christmas Spectacular show, are set to perform for President-elect Donald Trump’s Inauguration.

There have been issues getting talent for the upcoming Inauguration

Trump has reportedly been having problems arranging talent to perform at his upcoming Inauguration due in part to what appears to be a “Hollywood boycott,” with Celebrities protesting the election, as many gave preference to Hillary Clinton during the election. Even after the November election, there had been a celebrity-led campaign to get the Electoral College to formally vote in another candidate, although the December 19th voting still gave the vote to Trump, with more "faithless electors" defecting from Clinton than Trump.

Performers including Elton John, Celine Dion, and KISS have all denied rumors that they would be performing in the upcoming ceremonies, and Italian singer Andrea Bocelli later backed out of singing at the event after being offered to perform.

Trump later decried the Hollywood elite in a released statement on social media, where he wrote that Hollywood celebrities were not able to win the election for Clinton this election, and wrote instead that he wants the “people,” the ones who voted for him, to be involved.

The current list of performers set for the showcase is singer Jackie Evancho, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, and the Rockettes.

Do all of the Rockettes want to be part of the event?

The Rockettes are a dance troupe, originating in St. Louis, that perform regularly in Manhattan for the Christmas season, with shows performed annually at Radio City Music Hall. The group has also been involved with Macy's Thanksgiving Day parades and even other previous presidential inaugurations, which include George H.

W. Bush, George W. Bush, and Ronald Reagan. The casting is also likely meant to be seasonal, giving their association with the Christmas holiday, although the event will take place on January 20, 2017.

As with other performers, however, there has been some controversy within the group over whether or not they are willing perform for the event.

On Instagram, one of the dancers, identified as Phoebe Pearl, posted a picture of herself saying “Not my President!” in a word bubble, and criticizing the decision in the following caption, “We will not be forced!”

It was later reported that a union email sent to the Rockette performers, told the dancers that they could risk being fired or sued if they failed to participate in the event. The Madison Square Garden Company, who employs the dancers, denied that this was the case, writing that not only was attendance in the event voluntary, they reportedly had more dancers request to be part of the lineup than they had slots available.

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