Ihosvany Rodriguez

Corps de Ballet

Ihosvany Rodriguez joined Silicon Valley Ballet (then known as Ballet San Jose) in 2013. He was previously a Soloist with the National Ballet of Cuba, with which he performed and toured to countries including Spain, Venezuela, Brazil, Uruguay, Italy, and Canada. Some of his favorite roles include Basilio in Don Quixote and Ali in Le Corsaire.

Since arriving in the United States in 2011 he has danced with numerous companies including Arts Ballet Theatre of Florida, Cuban Classical Ballet of Miami, Dance Now! Ensemble, Miami Contemporary Dance Company, and Brandon Ballet. Mr. Rodriguez was born in Matanzas, Cuba, and started his career as a dancer at the age of 10, studying at the Vocational School of the Arts in his hometown, and at the age of 15 he began studies at Cuba's National School of the Arts.

Photo by Chris Hardy