Cassandra Rose's Background
Cassandra Rose is a multiple award winning, professional belly dance artist. Recently crowned Belly Dancer of the Year 2015, she is a highly sought-after performer and instructor in the Pacific Northwest. Cassandra is known for her high energy, elegant and creative performances and choreography. She has been dancing for over a decade and has been trained in American Cabaret, Egyptian and Turkish Belly Dance by many instructors on the West Coast, as well as additional training in fusion belly dance, jazz, hip hop, ballet and modern dance.
Cassandra just opened her very own dance studio in Salem, Bellywood, where she teaches beginning to advanced level classes, including both traditional and fusion styles. She is the director of her multi-award winning tribal fusion belly dance troupe, Belly Funk, and her cabaret troupe, Sirens, as well as directing her three student troupes.
Cassandra Rose is an ambitious dancer, continuing to educate herself about Middle Eastern Dance, encouraging her students and troupes to strive for excellence and to help build a stronger dance community around her.
Cassandra's favorite part of this art form is sharing it with others, whether it's teaching, discussing or performing. Belly dancing is the love of her life.