Eva Marie Pacheco
|Nazarian Center (NC) |
Eva Marie has been the owner and Director of Providence Ballet for the past 13 years as well as its satellite school Providence Ballet @ Aim High Academy in East Greenwich RI; she joined the dance faculty at RI College in 2004, and Brown University the spring of 2008. She is Artistic Director of the Providence Youth Ballet
which made its Performance debut at the Greenwich Odeum in the spring of 2004. Currently performing with the Island Moving Company of Newport RI; A RI native she was a founding member of Festival Ballet under the Direction of Christine Hennesey and Winthrop Cory. She toured with the Everett Dance Theatre in ‘The Science Project’, and ‘Body of Work’. When not working with IMC, she can be found working with Colleen Cavanaugh, of Providence, RI and carolsomersDANCE of Boston, MA. As a choreographer, she has created several works for Festival Ballet, including ‘Los Caminos’ and ‘In the Mood’, for IMC, most recently ‘Je Ne Regrette Rein’. Eva Marie’s first full-length Ballet ‘Twas the Night before Christmas,’ premiered in December 1995 with IMC. In the winter of 2002 she was instrumental in mounting “A Newport Nutcracker” at Rosecliff for the IMC. Her greatest accomplishment to date by far; are her children Sara and Michael.