Allexe Slevin is a native of Illinois and has danced for 14 years with the Peoria Ballet. She has graduated from Illinois Central College with an Associate in Liberal Arts Degree. While dancing with the Peoria Ballet, she was trained under Erich Yetter and Tamra Challacombe. Allexe was also an Ensemble member with the Peoria Ballet for 4 years under the direction of Servy Gallardo. As an ensemble member she performed in many original works and productions by Servy Gallardo. Allexe has been featured in leading roles such as Cinderella in Cinderella, and Clara, Snow Queen, Dewdrop, Spanish Lead, Arabian Lead, and Marzipan Lead in The Nutcracker. She has also performed in the productions of Firebird, Romeo and Juliet, A Midsummer’s Night Dream, Dracula, Snow White, Peter and the Wolf, and Giselle. Miss Allexe has attended summer intensives with the Peoria Ballet, Elements Contemporary Ballet, and River North Dance Company. Musical theater is also part of Allexe’s background. She has performed in shows such as “Cats,” “Guys N’ Dolls,” and “Grease.” For the past 3 years, Allexe has been teaching students from the ages of 3 to 12. Allexe has joined the IBA faculty and began teaching in the summer of 2014.