Sima Belmar

Sima Belmar, Ph.D., is a Lecturer in the Department of Theater, Dance, & Performance Studies at the University of California, Berkeley. She is ODC Writer in Residence and host of the new podcast Dance Cast. She has been writing the “In Practice” column for In Dance since 2017. To keep up with Sima’s writing please subscribe to

Sep 24, 2021

Jun 24, 2021

Apr 05, 2021
In Practice: Sean Dorsey, Fresh Meat Productions, and Trans Joy

Jan 19, 2021
In Practice: Out of Practice

Sep 16, 2020
In Practice: Stepping Back to Move Forward with Cherie Hill, Hope Mohr, and Karla Quintero

Jun 11, 2020
In Practice: NAKA Dance Theater in the time of COVID-19

Mar 30, 2020
In Practice: 40 Years of Abhinaya Dance Company of San José

Mar 01, 2020
In Practice: Photographer Pak Han

Jan 01, 2020
In Practice: Encounters Over 60 with Margaret Jenkins

Dec 01, 2019
In Memoriam: Frank Shawl