Ruben Perez was born in Madrid. In 1999 he began his studies as a dancer with Tino Roich. In 2001 he received a scholarship to study in Berlin at TapaToe school under the supervision of Cristina Delius and Anina Krüger. During this period it takes Workshops with renowned dancers such as Brenda Bufalino, Tomas Marek, Max Pollak, Sebastian Weber and Josh Hilberman.

In 2005 he traveled to New York to train in the art of Rhythm Tap.

In 2006 he moved to Barcelona and takes classes with Guillem Alonso, Roser Font, Roxane Butterfly and Laia Molins among others.


As tap dancer has been a member of the following companies: Contaptoe, Madrid 2002; Collaborator in the company Rafael Amargo, Barcelona 2006, 2007; Barcelona Rhythm Tap, Barcelona 2008; Orchestra, Hamburg 2009, 2010 – Dusseldorf 2009 – Zurich 2009; Hermanos de baile, Barcelona 2008, 2010; Trakatap 2007–2014; TapArpègics 2010-2013

Since 2009 till today he is member of the company Tap Olé with the show Tapeando and cover of the show Tap Olé.

From 2014 to present he is a member of the company ExhiBeat


Participates in the IV, V, VI, VII, VIII, IX and X tap Festival of Barcelona;

Guest artist at the Festival «tap ahead», Düsseldorf 2009; Tap on Barcelona 2010; Blue Tap Festival, Berlin 2012; and XXIV Reus tap Festival 2012.

Guest artist at the Avoriaz Dance Festival (France) 2016 – 2017 – 2018.

Throughout his career he has taught tap dancing in various schools in Madrid, Berlin, France and now in Barcelona.