Eva is a Spanish performer, theatre maker and director, currently based in Ghent (Belgium). She started her actor training back in 2013 with professional theatre company ‘Grumelot’ in Madrid (Spain), where she also trained as a dancer at Scaena. Afterwards, she moved to London where she continued her training at several international institutions such as Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance and National Institute of Dramatic Art (Sydney). Finally, on 2016 she gets offered a place at Rose Bruford College to study a BA (Hons) in European Theatre Arts, which she combined with the BA in Drama at KASK, in Belgium. *Workshops with Femke Gyselinck, Lucas Condro, Boyzie Cekwana, Alvaro Frutos, Carlos Aladro and María Ripoll.
Founder member of ‘Yellow Collective’ since 2015, in which she has co-directed, devised and performed the show ‘THE LIGHTS’ in collaboration with María Pizarro-Pérez. THE LIGHTS was premiered in Madrid at Imparables Festival on 2016. Eva also created, performed and co-directed P.A.T.S. in collaboration with Swedish director Johan Bark, which was premiered in London at The Lighthouse Sharing on 2017 and toured around Europe at festivals such as Dreams Before Dawn in Paris, Setubal’s International Theater Festival in Portugal, Camden Fringe in London and Birmingham Fest in Birmingham. Furthermore, on 2018 Eva created, directed and performed ‘WE DO NOT KNOW HOW TO DANCE’ with the support of ‘Het Entrepot’ and in collaboration with C de la B. It was premiered in May at Het Entrepôt as part of the Double Bill Night and performed at the Wiedauwkaai in Ghent and Setubal’s International Theater Festival in Portugal afterwards.
The most recent professional work she has partaken in was as a performer in projects such as Guerrilla by El Conde de Torrefiel (Vooruit, Ghent), ‘I | Movement’ by Bozie Cekwana (Just a Good Program Festival in Ghent), ‘Le Sacre du Printemps’ by Le Ballets C de la B (Dag van de Dans in Gent), Mourning After by Elena Van Leuven (Amsterdam Fringe, Tinnenpot Theatre in Ghent, Imparables Festival in Madrid & Gemaakt Festival in Maastricht) and Kunstenaarsestafette by Wuivendriet (TumultinGent 6 – Kunstenfestival in Ghent).