Rafael Bonachela is a world renowned choreographer and the Artistic Director of Sydney Dance Company. His journey began in La Garriga, a small town 40km north of Barcelona. Along the way he has created award winning works with some of the most celebrated artists and institutions of our time, and joined legendary Rambert Dance Company in Britain as a dancer and choreographer. Rafael's internationally recognised talent has also seen him work with Kylie Minogue, Tina Turner, Sarah Blasko and Katie Noonan, as well as fashion designers Dion Lee and Toni Maticevski. We spoke to Rafael about the universal language of dance, the significance of new cultures and creative life from La Garriga to Sydney.