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Caitlyn Schwartz is a dancer and instructor currently based in the United Kingdom. She was lucky enough to have bellydance dance classes at her high school and she has been studying bellydance and other Middle Eastern dances ever since. She teaches in Oxford and London, performs all over the UK, and runs a largely Middle Eastern entertainment company, Hafla Entertainment.

To learn more about Caitlyn’s classes and performances, visit her web site.

Articles on Gilded Serpent by or about Caitlyn

  • Because I'm Worth It! The Perils of Pricing
    There is a difference between "daring" and "working for free, undercutting other dancers, and misunderstanding the economics of pricing whilst mindlessly genuflecting to celebrity culture."
  • Gypsy” Dance in America,
    Roma dance usually brings to mind tambourines and skirt-swirling, but these images are mainly a fantasy.