CaySwann Dance Collective at ATS Homecoming 2017

I am truly honored and humbled by my team of supportive friends and dancers who helped me bring something unusual and unique to the stage at ATS Homecoming 2017. CaySwann Dance Collective – Huge thank yous and compliments to Gaia Sophia, Kelli Ann, and Scheherazade Kessler for dancing with me to “Bring ART” to the stage. We came from two states, four cities, with internet correspondence, personal rehearsal, and one amazing brainstorming session in a hotel room to bring this unique ATS improvisation to the stage, to the soundtrack of “Music and the Mirror” from “A Chorus Line” — Read More

Winter 2016-2017 Schedules

Winter Classes at CaySwann Dance December 2016, January and February 2017 American Tribal Style® Bellydance ATS® Levels 1, 1+, and 2 It’s that time again: Time to look at our calendars and make plans for regular classes and weeks when you get the chance to rehearse at home instead (insert very big grin here). Any dancer may start on any week at any location. Class syllabus content is geared toward the dancers in each class. Fundamentals (Level 1) are appropriate for every dancer, every week. As these fundamentals become more familar, I can expand the coursework to Level 1+ (from Read More

Fall 2016 Schedule

ATS® Fundamentals October and November 2016 Agoura Hills, Wednesdays 7-8 PM: Oct 12, Oct 19, and Oct 26; Nov 2, UPDATE, Nov 16, and Nov 30. (NO CLASS on Oct 5, Nov 9, or Nov 23.) Oxnard, Fridays 7-8 PM:  Sep 30; Oct 14, Oct 21, and Oct 28; Nov 4, and Nov 18. (NO CLASS Oct 7, Nov 11, or Nov 25.) North Hollywood, Sundays 2-3 PM: Oct 2 (Studio C), 16 (Studio D), Oct 23 (Studio D), and Oct 30 (Studio D); Nov 6 (Studio C), Nov 20 (Studio C), and Nov 27 (Studio D). (NO CLASS Oct Read More

Friday Classes: New Time!

We had the opportunity to move our Friday night classes in Oxnard, CA at the Club NEMA studio thirty minutes earlier. Now Level 1: ATS® Fundamentals will be from 7-8 PM. My goal is to open a second class from 8-9 as soon as there are enough students ready to study Level 2: Tribal Combinations. We have one solid dancer ready now, so if this is a goal of yours, please let me know.

Late Summer Schedule

Happy Flip the Calendar Day, my friends! As we look at the end of summer and start planning, please make note of the following classes dates, times, and locations. Wednesdays 7:30-8:30 PM in Agoura Hills: Classes will be held on: August 3, August 10, August 17, August 24, August 31, September 7, September 14, September 21, and September 28. Fridays 7:30-8:30 PM in Oxnard: Classes will be held on: August 5, August 12, August 19, August 26, September 2, September 9, September 16, September 23, and September 30. Sundays 2-3 PM in North Hollywood: Classes will be held on: August Read More