Ilene Evans - Harriet Tubman Reenactor

Voices From the Earth is a group of teaching artists and storytellers who travel the world to build bridges of tolerance, compassion and understanding. These artists use story to build connections between people of different cultures.

Ilene Evans creates educational theater programs that span a vast range of arts disciplines including music, dance, drama, and storytelling. Ms. Evans is an inventive storyteller. She uses movement, music and sound to weave a fabric of delight and understanding. She makes her home in the Potomac Highlands of West Virginia where she shapes stories and histories to inspire and delight young and old alike. Ms. Evans has taught, lectured, and performed nationally and internationally. Ms. Evans received her B.A. in Philosophy and Psychology from Trinity College in Deerfield, Illinois and her Master’s degree in storytelling at East Tennessee State University.