Esther Ponce travels to Paris for the first time at age 18, sharing the stage on tour in France as the first dancer with dance greats such as Joaquin Cortés in the company of choreographer Rafael Aguilar.
The Parisian magnate and photographer Monsieur Oivier Dalssau sends flowers and personally congratulates the artist.
20 years later Esther Ponce is received again at the offices of Monsieur Dalssau who is interested in collaborating with some of his photographs chosen by Ponce, for a project on Greek Tragedy……….
During the 2015/2016 resides in Paris.
He teaches private Flamenco lessons to the directors of several Flamenco associations. He also gives private lessons to his colleague and colleague Jacobo Espina, who performs on the Thierry Mugler show for two consecutive years.
As a relevant guest on the list of the Consul General of Spain, Mr. Francisco Conde, Madame Ponce is invited to the Reception of the State Visit of Their Majesties The Kings of Spain, held at the Residence of the Ambassador of Spain in Paris on June 3 2015
“The truth is that the initial date of the Reception of Los Reyes, was not June 3, it was March 24. That same morning I received an email from the Embassy: The visit of Their Majesties the King and Queen to France is canceled, after the aditional event that took place today. Together with the revolution that took place in Paris with “Je sui Charlie” … I no longer felt safe in Paris and decided to abandon the work I had done for two years to set up my own Flamenco school in the city ”