Quetzal Guerrero: Mélange of contemporary American performance


Photo/ Foto: Julio Pantoja


Quetzal Guerrero carries the name "precious feather" in the Aztec-Nahuatl language. As a Suzuki trained violinist, he has studied and performed internationally since the age of 5, playing with legends such as Tito Puente, Lalo Guerrero and Jorge Santana. He is an accomplished visual artist and actor who trains with Axe Capoeira. As a champion street dancer with Sourpatch, he has appeared with H.T.Chen and Company of New York and was invited to perform with Mikhail Baryshnikov. He is also a founding dancer at the Earth Dance Theater and awarded in The Naming Ceremony at the University of California, Riverside Red Rhythms Conference. He recently toured Europe with world renowned Osunlade and is currently working in Puerto Rico as a newly signed artist to Yoruba Records.

Background Information
  • Country: United States
  • Date: Monday, March 14, 2005
  • Encuentro Location: Teatro Francisco Nunes
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