I am Kate Soleil, a Portland, OR based professional performer and instructor specializing in Oriental and folk dance from Egypt and the Middle East, commonly known as “belly dance”.

I offer performances, classes, and workshops to make your next event special. I am passionate about celebrating women’s power and strengthening our community of women through movement.

Dance with me at performances and classes, learn about the woman behind the dancer through blog posts. Follow me on facebook and instagram.

Kate at Jamballah NW
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Hire: The Beauty is in the Details

Make your next event special with exquisite entertainment 


Kate is available for hire to perform or teach in women centric celebrations and events. Interested in a belly dance performance, a group lesson, or a combination of both?

  • My Classic Belly Dance Performances and mini lessons are the perfect, exciting entertainment for your next bachelorette party, wedding shower, baby shower, Goddess Circle, Red Tent, retreat, parade, or other special celebration.    
    • What to expect: These performances last about 25-30 minutes and can include a variety of props as well as a mini lesson.  Additional dancers and live musicians may also be available by request for an additional price.
  • My group lessons are ideal for a girl’s night out, bachelorette parties, women’s or children’s birthday parties, creative fitness, and women’s celebratory events.

Contact me for more information or to discuss booking. 971-266-3502


To touch, to move, to inspire. This is the meaning of dance

– Aubrey Lynch

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Blog: Owning It

A blog on living creatively 

he reason most people never reach their goals is that they don't define them, or ever seriously consider them as believable or achievable. Winners can tell you where they are going, what

Kate’s thoughts, opinions, and insight regarding dance, life, and creativity.

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Elements of Cultural Competency: Unique interactive classes coming your way!

I am passionate about many things, but one thing that has been close to my heart for as long as I can remember is my passion for exploring and learning about different cultures. This passion is so strong that it led to a degree in Cultural Anthropology and what is turning out to be lifelong … Continue reading Elements of Cultural Competency: Unique interactive classes coming your way!

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