Casandra Corette is a solo belly dance artist residing in Western Washington state. She has studied Middle Eastern Dance for over 7 years and has performed at various venues including restaurants, theaters, weddings, corporate parties, festivals, and birthday parties. She has received her dance education primarily from Hawaii’s very popular belly dance artist Malia Delapenia, and she has taken several live workshops from many famous belly dance performers. She is a former member of Malia’s professional dance company Belly Dancers in Paradise.
Casandra entertained regularly at Kan Zaman Restaurant’s two locations in Honolulu, before her move to WA at the beginning of 2018. Her dance styling is Modern American Cabaret with heavy traditional Egyptian influences. She was a member of the non-profit Middle Eastern Dance Artists of Hawaii and enjoyed working with the local dance community and entertaining the public. Now she entertains monthly at Petra Bistro Mediterranean Restaurant in Seattle.
Before her dance career, Casandra obtained a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree focusing on character animation and illustration; becoming a Middle Eastern Dance Artist has been an extension of her never-ending study of performance art. She also enjoys teaching belly dance to others and sharing her knowledge, respect, & joy for this important cultural art form.
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