“It takes a special kind of performer to bewitch an audience with stillness. Rosy Simas has that gift. An articulate dancer, Simas has the ability to suffuse the smallest movements, or even complete motionlessness, with a captivating aura.” – Sheila Regan, City Pages

Click on links to read articles, reviews and listen to interviews.



Articles about Rosy Simas

Movers & Makers: 17 more heroes of the arts scene, from the StarTribune – January 3, 2015

City Pages Year In Review, Our Favorites In Dance – December 29, 2014

Rosy Simas named City Pages Artist of the Year, 2014 – December 23, 2014


Marie Tallon San Francisco Arts Writer – September 29, 2015

KALW Radio San Francisco – October 14, 2015

Interview: Dirty Feet #64 Radio Podcast on No More Radio, Montréal –Feburary 4, 2104

KFAI First Person Radio – May 15, 2104

PRESS – Skin(s) duet studies 2014

Star and Tribune Fall Arts Preview – September 12th, 2014

PRESS – We Wait In The Darkness 2014

“This is a generous and personal work on many levels — it’s as if Simas has flung open the door to her subconscious and invited the audience inside to have a look around.” – Caroline Palmer, Star Tribune

Performance Reviews

The Maui News, 10 Showstoppers of 2015 – December 31st, 2015

Review by Amy Munice, Chicago Splash – October 2014

Review by Sheila Regan City Pages, Minneapolis – July 10th, 2014

Review by Caroline Palmer Star Tribune, Minneapolis – July 10, 2104

Peer Criticism Exchange – critiques from Twin Cities dance peers Kenna Cottman, Jennifer Avare &  Moheb Soliman – July 2104

Review by Marie-Celine Charron, The Eastern Door – Kahnawake News, Montréal –February 14, 2014


Preview article by Amy Munice, Splash Magazine, Chicago – October 2014

Preview article by Jena Cutie, Chicago Reader – October 2014

Preview article Gowanda News, Gowanda, NY – September 8th, 2014

Preview article by Caroline Palmer Star Tribune, Minneapolis – July 3, 2014

Preview article by Sheila Regan City Pages, Minneapolis – June 19th, 2014

Preview article by Justine Parisien-Dumais DF Danse, Montréal (en français) – February 10, 2104

Exhibit Announcement Articles

Chicago Tribune – September 17th, 2014

Evanston Now – September 17th, 2014

Performance and residency articles

The Leader SUNY Fredonia Student Newspaper – September 24, 2014

Press announcements from across the country

Rosy Simas in Radical Recess, Star Tribune, Minneapolis – March 2nd, 2016

We Wait In The Darkness at The Edge Center in Big Fork, MN Grand Rapids Herald Review – March 6th, 2016 

We Wait In The Darkness at ODC Theater,
San Francisco Examiner – October 6th, 2015

We Wait In The Darkness at MAI Montréal Arts Interculturals,
Magazine, Montréal/Toronto Hotlist – January 2014

Wait In The Darkness at The Dance Center at Columbia College, Broadyway Dance World, Chicago – August 27, 2014

SUNY Fredonia News – September 15, 2014