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Lisi Gutierrez

Key facts

Dance Styles Inc -
Cuban Salsa, Cha Cha Cha, Rumba, Mambo, Son, Afro Cuban, Rueda, Reggaeton, Bachata, Styling

Origin -
Havana Cuba

Trained at the Academia Nacional del Ballet Espanol de Cuba, Lisi graduated in Flamenco and as a Professor de Ballet Espanol. During her 4 yrs with Havana Rakatan, Lisi toured Europe and has been a lead dancer with Cabaret Tropicana and Cabaret Parisienne. Lisi has performed at all the leading festivals across Cuba.

Lisi and her partner Oscle are both well regarded and sought-after Latin dancers whose talent has taken them around the world.

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Lisi graduated from the Escuela Nacional Ballet Espanol of Cuba as a dancer and instructor specialised in Flamenco (1996 - 2000), she was a member of the Ballet Espanol de Cuba dance company appearing in the International Festival La Huella (Spain 2000), the Tourist Convention in Cuba (2001, 2002) and has made various performances on Cuban Television.

Lisi became a member of Havana Rakatan Dance Company in 2004 performing in prestigious Festivals nationally and internationally, the Cubadisco Festival (2005), La Cuerda Viva Festival (2005), Alabanza International Festival (2006) Festival del Habano (Cuba 2006), Latinoamericando Festival (Milan 2006), the Jean Paul Gaultier perfume launch in Cuba (2006).

Lisi traveled with Havana Rakatan to Switzerland and Italy, performing in some of the most prestigious theatres in those countries, Teatro Sistina (Rome), Teatro Smeraldo (Milan), Teatro Ariston (San Remo), Teatro Verdi (Florence).

Lisi was also a member of the Cuban dance companies Tropicana Cabaret, Cabaret Parisien and Danzares de Cuba with whom she traveled in Italy, Switzerland and UK, performing in important Festivals such as, Alabanza International Festival (2010, 2011), Edinburgh Fringe Festival (Soy de Cuba Show 2011), she also performed for the BBC (2011) and was a member of the Descarga Dance Company in the UK (2011) and has appeared at many Congresses and Festivals since, such is her popularity.

Lisi has taught at many Salsa feel the heat events and it is a great pleasure to have her back with us once again.