Dannys Gonzalez, a native of Cuba, trained and graduated from the prestigious Cuban National Ballet School in Havana. There he took master classes with Mikhail Baryshnikov and Royal Danish Ballet dancer and artistic director Frank Andersen. He began his professional career in the Cuban National Ballet directed by Alicia Alonso. There he participated in the International Ballet Festival in Havana. In 2009 Gonzalez became a soloist in Ballet de Cuba Company. His classical repertoire includes major roles in Swan Lake, Coppelia, Don Quixote, La Bayadére, La Sylphide, La Fille Mal Gardée, Paquita and The Nutcracker. Gonzalez has toured the world with the show “Ballet Revolucion“.
After moving to New York City he continued developing his training at The Alvin Ailey School. He has performed with various ballet and contemporary companies around the US. Some of the venues include the acclaimed Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival and Battery Park Dance Festival. Mr. Gonzalez is also a classical ballet teacher in the faculty at The School at Steps.