Alexis is a professional Cuban dancer and choreographer. He grew up in Guareiras (Cuba), a small village in the countryside. He comes from a traditional Afro-Cuban family, which means that rhythm, music, movement and dance accompanied him since his earliest childhood. For Alexis dancing is not just a hobby or a profession, but a necessity to express himself.
The source of inspiration and information is the whole Afro-Cuban Dance / Culture for Alexis. Alexis Hernandez draws his audience into the spell with his expression, strength and creativity. In addition to the folkloric dance styles such as Afro and Rumba Cubana belong to his repertoire just the popular dance styles like Salsa / Timba, Son, Cha-Cha-Cha, Mambo and more.
he has found Back in contemporary dance a passion. He combines his work his Afro-Cuban roots with contemporary elements. He dances and choreographed works and performances for the theatre and the stage.
Since 2003 Alexis lives in Switzerland and is the owner and main dance teacher of dance school Salson. In Cuba, He is part and driving force of various social dance / projects and owner of the family project El Cimarron in Havana Cuba.