Born in Cuba, Osiel is considered one of the greatest dancers of his generation, a celebrity on the international dance scene; publicly recognized for his jumping power and outstanding technique.
He has performed on many of the most important stages and Opera Houses around the world. Scenes include The Coliseum in London, the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow, the Lincoln Center in New York, Paris Opera, National Theatre Japan in Tokyo among others. Besides his performances with The Bayerisches Staatsballett, Osiel also has guested as Principal Dancer with the English National Ballet, Royal Danish Ballet, Paris Opera Ballet, Roberto Bolle & Friends, and other numerous dance festivals and galas worldwide.
His recognitions and awards form an exhaustive list such as:
Gold medal Cuban Grand Prix. Gold medal Beijing International Ballet Competition. Silver medal Varna International Ballet Competition. Best Newcomer on the international dance scene in the annual Positano Awards – among others.