Birthplace
Mexico City, Mexico (considered Cuban/Canadian)     

Training
Canada’s National Ballet School and trained by parents Taina Morales and Jesus Corrales

English National Ballet
Joined 2014, promoted to Junior Soloist 2015, First Soloist 2016, Principal 2017

Previous companies
American Ballet Theatre Studio Company 2014

Favourite role
The warrior Solor from La Bayadère

Career highlights
Winning the Youth America Grand Prix, Ali in Le Corsaire at the Palais Garnier, Paris and winning both the 2016 Emerging Dancer and People’s Choice Awards

Other info
Won Grand Prix Award and Artistry Award at Youth America Grand Prix 2014 – New York Finals; Awarded top prize Personnalités qui feront l’actualité de la danse, 2014. Won Grand Prix Award at Youth America Grand Prix 2014 European Season; Prize winner (5th) at Prix de Lausanne, 2013. Awarded for the top 10 stand out performances of 2010 in Point Magazine for his role in Billy Elliot

Winner of Emerging Dancer 2016 and received the People’s Choice Award, voted for by the public throughout our season.
In 2017 he was awarded the Critic’s Circle National Dance Awards for Outstanding Male Performance (Classical) for his appearance as Ali in Le Corsaire

Raised in Canada by his Cuban parents and family and has a younger brother named Lazaro and an English Bulldog called Mambo. Very into sports, especially Hockey

Supported by the Aud Jebsen International Talent Programme

"such breathtaking bravado and flamboyant sensuality "
The Times

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