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Ariel Rodriguezアリエル・ロドリゲス


Ariel Rodriguez is born en la Habana, Cuba .
Rodriguez beginning his dance studies at the Cuban National Ballet School at the age of nine. 
His first stage experiences begin at the age of 10, Getting good critics for his different solo roles. In 1992 he graduated as ballet dancer and Teacher and in the same year joined the Cuban National Ballet under the direction of Alicia Alonso.
He continued his career on the Teatro Colon in Buenos Aires city(Argentina). In 1995 he got the invitation to join the Ballet of Wienner Staatsoper Ballett (Wien,Austria) under the direction of Renato Zanella and in 1999 the Leipziger Ballet Company (Germany) headed by the choreograph Uwe Scholz.
In the year 2002 he join the Ballet Company of the Hessisches Staatstheater Wiesbaden (Germany) under Ben van Cauwenbergh direction untill 2008
His Repertoire includes several Pas de deux from the classical repertoire,and major roles in big production such as.Raymonda , La Sylphide , Golden Idol in The Bajadere , Don Quixote ,The Sleeping Beauty, Swan Lake , Nutcracker, La Fille Mal Gardée , Lenski in Onegin from John Cranko ,The Solo Beggar in Manon from Macmillan , The Creation Haydn from Uwe Scholz, and other.
He had also worked with Choreographer us Vladimir Malakhov, Pierre Lacotte, Uwe Scholz, Renato Zanella, Ben van Cauwenbgergh, and Nicola Musin.
During his career he has been taking part in many International galas performance across Europe and Latinoamerica, sharing the stage with international renown dancer.
In 1992 he won the first price, gold medal on the IV edition of the Ballet Competition UNEAC in la Habana and in the same year he got the award “Best man performance” on the IX edition of the National Dance Festival in Habana. In 1998 he reached the finals in the Maya International Ballet Competition in St. Petersburg getting a Finalist diploma.
In the year 2009 he founded the Rodriguez Ballet School established in Kanazawa, Ishikawa prefecture where he currently resides.