With decades of experience in the performing arts as both performers and teachers, SoCal Arts, founders Jekyns and Laura are excited to bring their passion for dance, fitness and personal growth to the Los Angeles metropolitan area.

Our studio emphasis is on excellent high caliber training that nurtures the whole student. We believe dance can inspire a healthy positive body-image and sense of self worth. Our goal is to provide a safe community-oriented environment that supports all the best this art form has to offer.

Join us at SoCal Arts, to experience classical ballet technique, acting, contemporary dance Pilates Mat and private coaching. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced dancer, SoCal Arts, will help you thrive.

SCA Directors | Laura and Jekyns


Laura Alexich and her husband Jekyns Pelaez are two of the most incredibly gifted teachers and dancers. It is hard to find studios that have their level of professionalism, performance background, choreography experience and teaching history. Be sure to get into signed up at SoCal Arts for the best training in California!

Jenny S, Client

My daughter told me today she wanted to sit and write notes that Ms. Laura gave her so she could review. Thank you so much for sharing your gift and love of ballet with her.

Debbie B, Parent