Alexei was raised in Vancouver, Canada where he began his dance training. Coming from a strong classical background, he then continued his training in Los Angeles upon graduation at the Edge Performing Arts Centre scholarship program where he studied ballet, contemporary, jazz, hip hop, tap, acting, and singing. He also received scholarships to many ballet intensives growing up including the Boston Ballet summer intensive, to name a few.
Alexei has toured extensively throughout America, Europe, the UK, Asia and Australia with Rasta Thomas' Bad Boys of Dance in their international hit shows “ROCK the Ballet" and "Romeo and Juliet."He has also performed with Sir Elton John at Carnegie Hall in New York City as well as a musical in Japan called "IFI" working along side choreographers – Rasta Thomas, Adrienne Canterna, and Kento Mori.
Some of his other achievements include TV commercials and industrials for Reebok and Toyota, Nickelodeon, Hellcats, Chicago, Center Stage: On Pointe, Paris By Night, and worked with Daniel Ezralow for the creation for the Olympic opening ceremonies in Sochi, Russia. He then performed in his new creation of "Pearl which debuted at the Lincoln Center in New York. It is scheduled to tour throughout North America and China in the future. Most recently, Alexei had the pleasure of working with Debbie Allen and her show Freeze Frame at the Wallis Annenberg Theater and was featured in Snakehips video ft. Zayn titled "Cruel"
Alexei is also a sponsored capezio athlete as well as an international dance instructor. He continues to guest teach throughout North America and countries abroad such as Australia, Austria, Germany, and Guam. He also continues to hone his skills by keeping up with his ballet class routine along with acting, singing ,swimming, yoga and gymnastics.