Eva Wielgat Barnes (vocals for Garden of Lila) is honored to perform the beautiful and compelling poems of Forough Farrokhzad. Ms. Barnes has performed in theatres across the United States, including the South Coast Repertory Theatre, Odyssey Theatre, L.A. Shakespeare Festival, Old Globe Theatre, Missouri Repertory Theatre, Milwaukee Repertory Theatre and the University of California, San Diego. She is a member of the Theatre and Dance faculty at the University of California, San Diego, where she received her MFA in Acting.