Salsa / Pachanga

Shani started her way in the dance world in the age of 7 dancing jazz and ballet at "Dance Alma & Arnon" studios in Israel directed by Alma Frankfurt and Arnon Zucker. She  later became a part of the Israeli Salsa Academy "Latino Del Mundo" Directed by Lior Petel and Ronen "Paco" Biran. 

In 2004, Shani has been offered by the world-renowned salsa dance company

"Imperio Azteca" directed by Johnny Vazquez and Ramon Morales to move to Spain and became Johnny's permanent dance partner and the group's principal female dancer.

In 2005, the group shifted its functions and activities to Italy.

She performed most successfully with Johnny in numerous International and national salsa congresses, festivals and Latin associations throughout Europe for 3 years.

In 2007, Shani moved to NYC and became Ismael Otero, the director of "Caribbean Soul Dance Co." dance partner.

In addition, Shani has been requested by choreographer, Sekou McMiller, to join his Latin Jazz project “Proyecto Descarga” and became his principle dance partner.

In 2008, Shani founded and is the director of an All females ladies styling performance team “Shani’s Girls” which is performing most successfully in Latin events over the USA.
Shani later partnered with "The mambo king", Eddie Torres, successfully for 3.5 years to many salsa congresses and Latin events around the world.

In 2014, Shani moved to LA and singed with the talent agency "MSA" and in 2016 became a proud member of the Actor's Equity Association.

In addition, Shani performed with Pitbull, Marc Anthony, T-Pain and Ne-Yo, KatDeluna, Jennifer Lopez and Madonna!

Shani made her Broadway debut and became an ensemble dancer on the Broadway show "ON YOUR FEET" the life story of Gloria and Emilio Estefan.

Shani recently filmed the Warner brothers movie "In The Heights"  - Lin Manuel Miranda.

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