Tara proudly celebrates her 7th year with BAHBT and her 1st season as an Artist in Residence. She began dancing at the age of 3 at RAFA and is currently training at the Feijoo Ballet School. Tara has performed in various BAHBT productions including Dracula, Cinderella, The Sleeping Beauty, Coppélia, many mixed repertoires, and 15 seasons of The Nutcracker. Tara has performed roles ranging from The Sugarplum Fairy, Snow Queen (The Nutcracker), Kitri (Don Quixote), Effie (La Sylphide), Anastasia (Cinderella), and The Canary Fairy (The Sleeping Beauty). In 2015, Tara was honored to be the recipient of the coveted Lynette Mason Gregg SEED scholarship. She has had the privilege to attend summer intensives including Ellison Ballet in NYC, the School of American Ballet in NYC, Tulsa Ballet, The Harid Conservatory and Feijóo Ballet School. She competed in the Houston region of YAGP in 2018 and placed 1st with a Pas de Deux. Tara also enjoys performing in musicals. She is grateful for the endless support of her loving family and teachers. Tara is honored to have trained under Lorna Feijóo, Nelson Madrigal, Natalie Zundel, Lorena Feijóo, Laura Massague, Ayman Harper, Dominic Walsh, Rolando Sarabia, Yusha Sorzano, Luis Fuente, Heather Steele and Caitlin Cannon Fagan. She would like to give a special thanks to Ms. Jill Reason. She will forever be inspired by and grateful for Ms. Lynette.