Jessica Perez

Artistic Director / Owner

Jessica Perez started her dance training at the age of five years old. She grew up training in multiple styles of dance with a strong focus on ballet and jazz. In 2001, Jessica received a full scholarship to attend Santa Fe College as a Dance Major where she studied under Alberto Alonzo, founder of the National Ballet of Cuba, and Alora Haynes. She later moved on to work commercially with artists such as Pitbull, Daddy Yankee, Vico C, and many other artists on T.V., concert, and video work. Jessica was the choreographer and danced for Telemundo’s hit show, “The Roof” where she was in charge of choreographing sets and helping with the production of the show. She has been teaching and choreographing for the past 20+ years as well as judging for, and teaching at National Dance competitions. She currently owns Xplosive Dance Academy in Orlando, Fl. where she has won numerous choreography awards for her work. She has trained many dancers that have moved on to a professional career in dance, and this continues to be her passion.