Eva la Feva
"The Hips that Launched a Thousand Strips"
Eva la Feva is a nationally touring burlesque and belly dance performer/producer that has been delighting audiences for over a decade with her fluid, stylized dance technique base and her emotive and theatrical approach to burlesque. In Chicago, Eva is regular performer at Untitled, The Drifter, House of Blues, and as part of the dance collective Fringe Factor, directed by Lindsey Marks/Lady Jack.
In 2016, Eva formed "Feva Pitch Productions," and event production company specializing in burlesque/nightlife entertainment - her productions include: -- The Clipper Cabaret: Burlesque and Variety Revue (every first Tuesday at the California Clipper)-- SIP After Dark: Live Jazz and Burlesque with Brooklyn Britches and the Whispers-- Red Light Special (co-produced with Gutter Glam Entertainment)-- In addition, Eva helped co-found Burlesque Community Against Unsafe Spaces (BCAUS) in 2016, a community action group designed to foster safe spaces in the Chicago burlesque scene.
In 2016, Eva was awarded the Judith Stein scholarship to the Edmonton Burlesque Festival.Eva’s belly dance credits include being cast in the internationally touring show Bellydance Evolution (Washington, DC and New York, 2010), earning second place in the MAQAM Belly Dance Challenge (Pro Tribal Belly Dance Soloist category, Chicago 2009), and performing as a backup dancer for Bollywood star Shefali Zariwala in 2012 (Chicago). She was Level II certified in the Suhaila Salimpour format from 2009-2011.
Fun Fact! Eva La Feva performed in the first ever Boy Toy's Pocket Cabaret show!