Dance with Us

enrollment is now open for fall PBJ and academy classes

New students are invited to take a trial class for $25.
Visit our Enrollment + Tuition Page for more information.

Welcome to the Los Angeles Ballet Academy. Feel free to reach out to us at hello@laballetacademy.com

15255 Ventura Boulevard, Annex 3, Sherman Oaks  CA  91403

Faculty + Staff

executive

Administration + Staff

Gina Gosalvez

Co-Artistic Director | Dean of Classical Ballet Division

Tracey Rounds

Co-Artistic Director | Dean of PBJ Division

Ami Mattison

Dean of Contemporary + Jazz Division

Andrea Paris Gutierrez

Artistic Director Emerita
artistic

faculty

Nicolette Atkins

Classical Ballet | Pointe | Pre-Pointe

Melissa Cantarero

PBJ | Intro to Dance | Pre-primary Ballet + Tap

Diana Carillo

Conditioning | Pilates

Courtney Faggin

PBJ | Intro to Dance | Classical Ballet

Gina Gosalvez

Classical Ballet | Pointe | Pre-Pointe

Lena Harris

PBJ | Intro to Dance | Classical Ballet

Ariana Javier

Pilates Reformer

Derek Lewis

Jazz

Lexi Lewis

PBJ | Intro to Dance | Contemporary

Ami Mattison

Contemporary | Jazz | Ballet

Tracey Rounds

PBJ | Classical Ballet | Conditioning | Reformer

Kelley Voy

Classical Ballet | Posture + Placement
permanent

guest faculty

Cedric Dodd

Contemporary | Jazz

Cassie Dzienny

Contemporary

Vera Ninkovic

Classical Ballet

Nina Pearlman

Classical Ballet

Jaclyn Riesz

Classical Ballet | Contemporary | Jazz | Tap

Robyn Shifren

Classical Ballet | PBT
our

pianists

Clifford Casapao

Pianist

Katia Sidorenko

Pianist
studio

Administration + Staff

Michele Harris

Studio Manager

Jan Min

Operations + Communications

Paula Rounds

Human Resources + Payroll

Raili Teruel

Bookkeeping