(Long Beach, California) Elijah Laurant attended Zenieth Performing Arts School in Long Beach, CA. He danced with FDA-Funderburk Dance Artists and South Bay Ballet. Mr. Laurant also performed with PonyBOx Dance Theater as a company member and Co-Artistic Director. He moved to NYC to attend The Ailey School on a full scholarship in 2014. Elijah has danced with various choreographers including Matthew Rushing, Wendi Baity, Roberto Villanueva, Kim Boragro, Nickerson Rossi and RDA Award Winning Choreographer Tiffany Billings. He debuted with RudduR Dance for its tour to Burkina Faso.