Abel Hernández González

Abel Hernández González

Dancer


Abel was born in Spain in 1994. He began his dance studies at the age of 10 at different private schools in Barcelona and Mataró, his hometown. At the age of 15, he began teaching hip-hop lessons while still training in contemporary dance. When he turned 17, he felt the need to go abroad and enrich his knowledge and technique and joined P.A.R.T.S summer intensive. Right after that, in the fall of 2012, he began his Bachelor in Dance Studies at Codarts, University of the Arts in Rotterdam, Netherlands. During this time, he worked with choreographers such as Marina Mascarell, Jiří Kylián, Felix Landerer, Jan Martens and Steven Shropshire, and toured around the Netherlands and internationally. During those years he also worked on summer projects with the company Trànsit Dansa and toured in Colombia. After his studies, he did a one-year internship at Dance Company Nanine Linning in Germany. Afterwards, he moved to Lithuania where he worked with Šokio Teatras Aura for one season. Abel joined ŻfinMalta in 2017.