Griselle Ponce is considered one of the top female dancers and choreographers in the world. Griselle 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 Ponce began her dance career under the direction of Mr. Ismael Otero Director of Caribbean Soul dance Co. Since then has shared the stage with the dance leaders in our community such as Jayson Molina, Andy Cruz, The King of Mambo Mr. Eddie Torres and Franklin Diaz just to name a few. One of Ms. Ponce’s career highlights and accomplishments was having the Honor to perform for our President Mr. Barrack 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, & Don Omar just to name a few. 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 as one of the most complete and decorated Latin dancers worldwide as a Soloist. Griselle is an accomplished choreographer with many credits. Most recently Griselle choreographed dance sequences for the Anthony Nardoloillo’s movie Shine. Known for her exceptional styling on the dance floor and her fierce aggression on the stage. Griselle who exudes grace, beauty and charisma, will help you get in touch with your Inner diva. With her excellent ability to deliver, her knowledge, and skills in dancing is guaranteed that her teaching enhances any student’s motivation, inspiration, and dance abilities. No one leaves her workshop or shows without craving more…
You just have IT or you don’t have IT…… it is what they say…..
Griselle Ponce was of our first mambo inspiration coming from NYC to Europe already back in 2002, there is no other female instructor who is so dedicated to teaching this juicy, saturated movement in your most basic steps and making it really sink into your body, which is the essence of what makes salsa look and feel like real salsa instead of disco fox for instance.