Evann De-Bose is a native of St. Louis, MO. She received her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Theatre Arts from Stephens College. Evann is a teaching artist with STAGES St. Louis and COCA, a preschool music teacher, and a licensed Zumbini® and POUND® Instructor. She previously taught and directed at TRYPS Theatre Institute in Columbia, MO. Evann has performed at several venues including The Black Rep in St. Louis, MO and Okoboji Summer Theatre in Okoboji, IA. A few of her professional theater credits include Reya in The Gringo: A New Musical, Glinda in The Wiz, Mrs. Potts in Beauty and the Beast, Marta in Company, a Dynamite in Hairspray, and Lucille in Junie B. Jones: Top-Secret Personal Beeswax.