major funding

Major support for Rosy Simas Danse is provided by the McKnight Foundation.

Weave is made possible by the New England Foundation for the Arts' National Dance Project and The MAP Fund, with lead funding from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation and additional funding from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. The world premiere of Weave is funded in part by The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, as part of its Knight Arts Challenge, a community-wide contest funding ideas that engage and enrich Saint Paul through the arts. Major support for Weave is from the Joyce Awards, a program of the Joyce Foundation

Weave is funded, in part, by Metropolitan Regional Arts Council from an appropriation from the Minnesota State Legislature with money from the State's general fund. 

Weave is a National Performance Network/Visual Artist Network (NPN/VAN) Creation & Development Fund Project co-commissioned by The Alabama Dance Council, Dance Place and Maui Arts & Cultural Center.


Weave is commissioned by the The Ordway Center for the Performing Arts and presented in partnership with The O’Shaughnessy at St. Catherine University.


Weave is being created in residencies at The Cowles Center for Dance and the Performing Arts (Minneapolis), McKnight Fellowships Residency at MANCC (Tallahassee), The O’Shaughnessy at St. Catherine University (St. Paul), and Studio 206.