Dana Alexa was born in Brooklyn, NY and started her dance training at the tender age of 2 years old. She quickly fell in love with dance and began training seriously and pursuing a professional career at the age of 21. She has trained with the best instructors in the world in hip hop, jazz, street jazz, tap and ballet. She has taught hip hop and street jazz to students of all ages and levels, for HS and college dance teams, studios, pro teams, semi-pro teams and more.
Dana began her professional dance career by representing the NBA in NYC as a Knicks City Dancer. She went on to dance with recording artist Kat Deluna on her world promo tour. In addition, Dana became Kat's choreographer and artistic director and choreographed Kat’s world tour and two music videos. Dana then relocated to Los Angeles to pursue her career on the west coast.
Most recently, Dana choreographed and performed on Bravo TV's Watch What Happens Live and The Real Housewives of NJ. She has worked with artists like Tyga and Wiz Khalifa and has just returned from a tour in China, where she performed, danced in a national commercial, choreographed and taught workshops. Dana was also recently cast as a dancer for a national Lexus commercial and also in a Skyy Vodka commercial under the direction of Tucker Barkley. Dana also assists choreographer Matt Steffanina at his weekly LA classes at IDA Hollywood and Millennium Dance Complex. She is featured in countless videos with Matt, some that have reached well over a million views on YouTube and have been posted by celebrities like Will.I.Am, Usher, Justin Bieber and Chris Brown.
Dana is now represented by The Movement Talent Agency and will continue to pursue her dream with relentless passion and drive.