Shani Talmor is a Dancer & Choreographer residing in New York City.
CONSIDERED ONE OF THE TOP FEMALE SALSA DANCERS IN THE WORLD
A worldwide known performer, choreographer, instructor and actor, Shani has presented her unique sensual salsa style for over 2 decades. Trained in Afro Cuban, jazz, ballet, hip-hop and samba, she combines these elements to create dynamic stage presence. Her passion for teaching allows her to continue her love for dance and inspiring dancers all over the globe.
A few of her credits include performances with: Pitbull, Marc Anthony, T-Pain, Ne-Yo and Kat Deluna. She performed at Jennifer Lopez’s 40th Birthday Party event, The “NY Knicks” Noche Latina at Madison Square Garden and Madonna’s “Smirnoff lifestyle Exchange Project” showcase. Her TV Credits include “The Wendy Williams Show”, “Kennedy Center Honors”, “Mira Quien Baila” , “The View” and “America’s Got Talent.” In 2016 , Shani made her Broadway debut and became an ensemble dancer on the musical “ON YOUR FEET” the life story of Gloria and Emilio Estefan.
In 2017 Shani opened the 1st national tour of “On Your Feet” until closing in March of 2019. Soon after closing the tour, Shani relocated back to NYC when she was cast as a dancer in the Warner brothers movie. “In The Heights” by Lin Manuel Miranda, directed by Jon Chu.The movie was choreographed by Christopher Scott and Eddie Torres Jr. 3 months after wrapping “In The Heights”, Shani was cast as a principle dancer on the showtime series “Penny Dreadful City Of Angles” choreographed by Tommy Tonge and Desi Jevon.
Shani offers in-person dance classes in New York City and also online.
Get in touch: (646) 673-4773