Clarice Ordaz

Clarice Ordaz is an accomplished professional dancer born and raised in Los Angeles, CA. At age 19 she worked her way up to the top 5 girls on season 8 of the FOX show ‘So You Think You Can Dance’ where she also got the opportunity to tour the country to perform. Since then, she has been selected to dance on a handful of tv shows like ‘Best Time Ever with Neil Patrick Harris’, ‘Blunt Talk’, ‘Shake It Up’, and ‘X Factor’. Along with these shows, she has also performed in numerous music award performances such as American Latin Music Awards, Brit Music Awards, Country Music Television Awards, Billboard Awards, and Grammy Awards. Three achievements in her professional career that Clarice is most proud of include being 1 of 6 girls selected to tour the world as a backup dancer on Taylor Swift’s RED Tour, becoming new cast member ‘Abril’ on season 4 of the Hulu original show ‘East Los High’, and dancing in the opening scene of the movie ‘Lala Land’. She also has had the privilege of choreographing the season finale of the first season of the Netflix show ‘One Day at a Time’. Clarice’s next major goal is to be on Broadway. Fortunately, theater work is nothing new to her. Four years in a row Clarice was a part of ensemble in the Lythgoe Family Production’s holiday plays that run annually at the Pasadena Playhouse. Clarice’s most recent project was working with McCoy Rigby Entertainment; playing Teresita in West Side Story!