Eve Allen is a dance lecturer at the University of Nevada, Reno in the Department of Theater & Dance. She received her M.F.A. in Ballet (teaching and choreography) from the University of Utah and B.S. in Business Administration with a Dance minor from UNR. Allen performs locally with A.V.A. Ballet Theatre and Belle Contemporary Dance Company, and has choreographed for Municipal Ballet Co. in Salt Lake City, Sierra Nevada Ballet, and the University of Nevada, Reno. She is an active member of the Royal Academy of Dance and teaches syllabus classes for all levels at The Conservatory of Movement. Allen is the founder of the newly established Downtown Dance Collective, a collaborative arts organization that works to strengthen and enhance the performing arts in Reno.
Through her arts integrated lesson plans, Allen guides students through exercises in self-discovery that helping develop confidence, foster openness to movement investigations and criticism, and encourage students to strive to continually challenge themselves.