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Yasser Domínguez Oquendo

About this Artist

Yasser Domínguez was born in Guantánamo, Cuba. He started his dance studies in 2006 at the Vocational Art School Regino E. Boti. In 2009, he continued his training at the professional art school “Manuel Muñoz Cedeño.” In his third year of the medium level he won the first award for male interpretation the inaugural year of the Contest Ernestina Quintana. In 2011, he became part of the cast of Contemporary Dance of Cuba. With this company he danced MeKniksmo, Mambo 3XXI, Identidad- 1, Matria Etnocentra by George Céspedes, Demo-N/ Crazy by Rafael Bonachela, Tocororo: A Cuban Tale by Carlos Acosta, Folía and Compás by Jan Linkens, Sombrisa by Itzik Galili, El cristal by Julio César Iglesias, Carmen by Kenneth Kvarntrom and Casi by Juan Kruz Díaz de Garaio. With them he toured to Colombia, Switzerland and Poland. He was a choreographer and dancer in Bolero, a show directed by Miguel Rubio and presented at the Fábrica de Arte Cubano.

In 2015, he joined Acosta Danza and since then has danced with the company in Europe, the United States, Asia and South America.