Evelyn Turner
Ballet Instructor
Evelyn, from Denver, Colorado, trained privately with Nikoloz Makhateli before heading east to complete her dance education in Boca Raton, Florida at the HARID Conservatory. She spent many summers training with Boston Ballet, American Ballet Theater and Kirov. She has performed with Colorado Ballet for 5 years and Sacramento for 3 years. She relocated to San Francisco in 2015 to join the Oakland Ballet. Evelyn is currently enrolled in the LEAP program at Saint Mary's College and studying veterinary science and volunteers at the San Francisco SPCA. Evelyn has been teaching at SFYBA since 2015 where she coaches variations, teaches advanced pointe and enjoys working with ballet students of all levels.