Sima Belmar

Sima Belmar, Ph.D., is a Lecturer in the Department of Theater, Dance, & Performance Studies at the University of California, Berkeley. Her writing has appeared in The Brooklyn Rail, San Francisco Bay Guardian, The Oakland Tribune, Dance Magazine, TDR, Journal of Dance & Somatic Practices, Performance Matters, Contemporary Theatre Review, and The Oxford Handbook of Screendance Studies. To keep up with Sima’s writing please subscribe to

Aug 20, 2019
In Practice: Meet Talli Jackson

Jul 01, 2019
In Practice: Reconstructing Reconstruction with Chris Evans

May 16, 2019
In Practice: Performing Twinship: Molly & Aviva Rose-Williams

Apr 15, 2019
In Practice: Mary Armentrout Dance Theater’s listening creates an opening

Mar 21, 2019
In Practice: Holding Wait with Jo Kreiter

Feb 21, 2019
In Practice: Later Alastair Macaulay

Jan 01, 2019
In Practice: Going Health Nuts

Nov 01, 2018
In Practice: Dancing Around Race with Gerald Casel

Oct 01, 2018
In Practice: Patrick Makuakane’s Hula in Unusual Places

Sep 01, 2018
In Practice: Mahealani Uchiyama