Israel Gutierrez has been dancing since his feet could carry him. When he was twelve years old he took his first dance classes in Havanna, Cuba. Five years later he entered the Dance Academy. It was the beginning of his professional career and since then he has performed in all of the well known theatres and stages of Cuba. He also worked on his solo act at Musical Havana Night for two years.
As a solo dancer of that successful Cuban show he was rewarded as a best male dancer in 1999. Since 2000 Israel Gutierrez is working as a dancer, teacher and choreographer in Germany. He also is one of the few Cuban dancers who is most demanded at the important Salsa events all over the world. He is especially known for his touch of Cuban rhythm and his extraordinary solo shows. Dance is life and he wants to convey this feeling in his lessons and give it to everybody.