Rosy Simas Danse has been presenting dance, facilitating the dance work of others, and offering dance instruction in the Twin Cities since 1992. The primary commitment of RSD is to create and present innovative contemporary dance that connects artists and audiences. Simas is an active member of both the Native community and the Twin Cities dance community.
Simas is often in dialogue with members of the arts community about the challenges inherent in cross-cultural artistic exchange. She has been developing strategies for cross-cultural communication that increase understanding between dancers, choreographers, and audiences, especially seeing that identifying similarities can positively shape ongoing artistic understanding.