Instructors & Performers

Selene Tovar

Mexico

Selene Tovar is currently one of the most popular female dance figures in the international world of Salsa. Originally from Guadalajara, Mexico, Selene moved to Mexico City to immerse herself in the world of music.

2010 marks the start of the second stage of her dance career when she partnered with world renowned Rodrigo Cortazar. Their unique musical partnering style quickly gained them popularity and by 2011 they started having international impact as they participated in various Salsa congresses and festivals around the world. Selene and Rodrigo were met with great acceptance in countries such as the US, Canada, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Croatia, China, Singapore, Germany, London (UK) Bangkok (Thailand) Turkey, Italy, Switzerland, China, and Japan.

Selene's growth as a professional Salsa dancer can be attributed to her working closely with some of the most influential salsa instructors such Eddie Torres, Tito and Tamara, Franklin Diaz, Juan Matos and Adolfo Indacochea.
Presently Selene is living in New York City and has collaborated with Eddie Torres, Franklin Diaz and Arieh Alexander as she continues her training in Salsa as well as other dance styles.