griselle ponce

The Mambo Diva "Griselle Ponce"

Griselle Ponce is considered one of the top female dancers and choreographers in the World.  Ms. Ponce was born for the stage! Griselle was raised absorbing the sounds that emanated in and around the beautiful island of Puerto Rico. 

From an early age, Griselle started conquering many stages and hearts. She has toured the world extensively, nationally and internationally, while performing and teaching salsa in cities and countries such as Italy, Germany, Korea, Israel, the United Kingdom, Argentina, and Mexico, just to name a few.

Griselle began her dance career under the direction of Mr. Ismael Otero, Director of Caribbean Soul Dance Co. Since then she’s shared the stage with renown dancers such as Jayson Molina, Andy Cruz, The King of Mambo Mr. Eddie Torres and Franklin Diaz.  One of Ms. Ponce's career highlights and accomplishments was having the Honor to perform for President Barack Obama.

Griselle Ponce has appeared in many magazines such as Nutrivida, FHM, GQ, The Source, Latin Vibe, and LaVoz del Mambo as well as, music videos with Jennifer Lopez, Ashanti, Kinito Mendez and Don Omar. She has also appeared in many festivals performing for artists such as the late Tito Puente, Celia Cruz, La India, Victor Manuelle, Milly Quezada, Jose Alberto “El Canario,” Gilberto Santa Rosa, and the list goes on….

To date, she's traveling worldwide as one of the most complete and decorated solo latin dancers.  Ms. Ponce is an accomplished choreographer with many credits.  She’s known for her exceptional styling on the dance floor and her fierce aggression on the stage.  She exudes grace, beauty and charisma and will help you get in touch with your inner diva.  Her knowledge and skill are guaranteed to enhance any student's motivation and dance abilities.  No one leaves her workshop or show without craving more….





The New York International Salsa Congress is New York City's largest and longest-running Latin dance and music event where the world comes to dance every Labor Day Weekend. This year is the 18th annual edition and will take place at the prestigious New York Marriott Marquis, in the heart of Times Square, footsteps from Broadway theaters, museums and other NYC attractions.  

Featuring live band concerts, performance showcases, instructional workshops, and non-stop social dancing all in the center of the world's greatest city, come see why the NYISC brings thousands of attendees from New York and over 40 countries worldwide for an annual celebration of Latin dance, music and culture.

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