Intermediate Ladies Styling with a Pachanga Step

Shani Talmor

Hello everyone. This weeks Ladies Styling class will be more Intermediate Mambo with a Pachanga step. I hope it challenges you. Enjoy your week.




Instructor Profile

Shani Talmor


Orquesta Siglo XXI

Shani Talmor, born and raised in Israel, has traveled worldwide presenting her sensual and sexy Salsa style. Trained in a variety of dance styles, including Ballet, Jazz, Hip-Hop, Samba and Afro-Cuban, Shani is an energetic and explosive dancer. She is world-renowned for her unique, sensuous styling and body movement on and off the dance floor. She has powerful stage presence and a passionate love for teaching. Certified in Simonson Jazz Technique By Dance New Amsterdam, NYC and graduated of the Intern summer program at Broadway Dance Center, NYC, Dana Foglia Mentorship Program, LA. Shani started her way in the dance world in the age of 7 dancing jazz and ballet, in the age of 18 she was exposed to latin dance and culture. She began establishing her name in the Latin world in Israel in 2000, as part of the Israeli Salsa Academy, She specializes in Cuban style, L.A style, ladies styling and Samba. At the age of 20, Shani moved to Spain and become part of the world-renowned salsa dance company known as "Imperio Azteca" directed by Johnny Vazquez and Ramon Morales. Shani became Johnny's permanent dance partner and the group's principal female dancer. She continues to be one of the most memorable former dancers in the company. In 2006 Shani moved to NYC and partnered up with Caribbean Soul Dance Co. directed by Ismael Otero. In addition, Shani became the partner of choreographer, Sekou Mcmiller. In 2008, Shani founded and is the director of an All females ladies styling performance team calls “Shani’s Girls”. From 2010 till 2014, Shani performed with the mambo king, Eddie Torres. In addition, Shani has been performed with Pitbull, Marc Anthony, T-Pain and Ne-Yo on the NBC morning show, performed at Kat De luna Video clip "Dancing Tonight", danced on the TV show “Mira Quien Baila”, “Sabado Gigante” and “Don Francisco Presenta” on Univision TV Network, Miami. Currently, Shani moved to Los Angeles, directing Shani's Girls LA, teaching Salsa Grooves, latin fusion and pushing the ON2 salsa in LA.