Studio 54 is one of the most popular clubs in Las Vegas. It is located at the MGM Grand and each night offers outrageous entertainment such as aerial acts and Stiltwalkers to an unsuspecting audience. One of these performers is Maria Gara; she is “The SnakeBabe” Maria is a multi-talented entertainer whose shows include magic and fire eating but she is best known for her love of animals and of course, her Snakes! So well known that Las Vegas has voted Maria “Best Entertainer for 2001” in City Life magazine. Maria has been seen on The Tonight Show with exotic birds of prey, being called out twice on David Letterman and fire eating with a 12-foot albino python in constant telecasts of E! Entertainment Television’s Wild On series.
Her television credits continue with worldwide exposure for her escape from hand-cuffs while holding live scorpions on Animal Planet’s “Secrets of Animal Magic” and sawing a nude woman in half on Jerry Springer!