Evelyn is a movement therapist, consultant and body worker, concerned with the continuum between healthy human development and refined artistic expression.
She trained and performed modern dance in the traditions of Graham, Hawkins and Limon, studied martial arts and received a black belt in Aikido. She stopped dancing due to back injuries, leading to a lifelong interest and pursuit of movement for healing and rehabilitation.
Evelyn has engaged in a long standing collaboration with Barefoot Opera to develop an effective approach which grounds classical singing in supportive and responsive movement.
"Barefoot Opera “ is a developing a pedagogy and philosophy for working with professional singers in which the whole singer as vocalist and human being is nurtured.