Yloy Ybarra was trained in Spain, Texas and New York. His dance background is extensive in flamenco, ballet, jazz, modern and ethnic dance. His performing and teaching credits include Andrea Del Conte Danza Espana, Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana, Maria Benitez, Jose Greco, the Metropolitan Opera, Charo, Flamenco Latino, La Repompa de Malaga, and Sol y Sombra. He has been featured on Spain's TeleMadrid and Canal Sur and has for many years produced and directed Encuentro Flamenco en la Rabita Baja in Ronda. Yloy is currently the Artistic Director of Danza España.