Yassell Lopez Rodriguez
Professional Dancer and Dance teacher from Cuba. Winner of the Cuban National Salsa Championship "Bailar es Algo Más", the most important one year competition for Cuban Salsa and Cuban Traditional Dances in Havana, Cuba and director of Escuela Cubana de Danza "Yassballet" in Göteborg, Sweden.
Graduated at Escuela de Instructores de Arte in Havana in 2008 and with only 15 years started Yassell his own Dance School in Cuba, for children and youth, teaching classical ballet and cuban popular dances.
He has been working professionally with different Dance Companies, specially producing musical shows and performing for the Cuban National TV together with famous bands.
To create shows is one of Yassell's passion where beside being one of the performing dancers, he also was responsible for all make-up, design and production of all costumes, choreography, scenography and dancer's selection.
In 2009 he completed his studies as Artistic Director at Artes Escenicas Center in Havanna and now he is one of the dancers responsible in developing the Cuban Style around the World.