Cathleen McCarthy received her BFA in Dance from Purchase
College. She performed with several dance companies in New York
City and the SF Bay Area. She has taught at School of the Arts and
has been on faculty at San Francisco State University in the School
of Music and Dance for ten years. She has received grants for
choreographic projects. The McCarthy Dance Project is her
professional ensemble of her former students. She is certified in
Pilates and GYROTONIC with her own private practice.