Alana Ralphs began her training at the age of 5 in Lewisville,TX.  While ballet has been her main focus, she has also studied modern, jazz and contemporary dance.  She has performed in a number of local ballets which include, The Nutcracker, The Little Mermaid, Coppelia, Peter and the Wolf, Dracula, Sleeping Beauty and The Nutty Nutcracker, as well as many others.  She spent a summer with Ballet West at an intensive, and also a summer In Colorado at an intensive for her ballet training.  She was in a local ballet company for 5 years. 

After High School, she fell in love with teaching.  Alana has taught ballet and jazz for children as young as 3, up to adults, as well as advanced level.  She loves being around children of all ages and helping them find their passion for dance.  She has six kids of her own, 2 of which are dancers.