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.

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SCA Directors | Laura and Jekyns


$30 / 1 Week Unlimited Classes

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Get started with our $30 One-Week Unlimited Classes Intro to Dance Program

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Ballet • Contemporary • Pilates Mat • Pointe • Partnering • Boys Classes • Private Lessons • Adult Classes • Acting • Mommy & Me

SCA Pilates

With our well-rounded staff, students and the community have the opportunity to experience classical ballet technique, acting, contemporary dance, pilates mat and private coaching. Whether you’re a beginner or an experience student, our open classes provide the opportunity to develop your skills in a cultivating environment to achieve your artistic dreams.

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SCA Private Lessons

SoCal Arts is the premier Southern California dance school, providing excellent training and experience for all students seeking to become professionals in the performing arts. In Levels I-III, dancers learn the dynamics of movement, and the structure of dance in a fun environment that will build a solid foundation for dance in the years to come.

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SCA Pre Ballet

The pre-professional program in our curriculum is structured around Levels IV, V and VI. Our program is designed to lead our students through a rigorous roadmap in preparation to a career in dance performance. Our goal is to develop technique and professional character from within our students, to become lifelong dancers with an artistic mindset.

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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