Tara is the Artistic Director of Dust and Soul Dance Projects, a company she established in November 2021. Dust and Soul Dance projects is committed to offering yearly professional and original contemporary dance performances for the Waterloo region as well as outreach through creative movement workshops for the community. The companies first performance “Dance Takes Berlin” was a huge sucess and played to 2 sold out performances at The Registry Theatre. The next performance titled “Precarious” is June 16th, and 17th at The Registry supported by Canada Council for The Arts and Ontario Arts Council.
Tara began her career with The National Ballet of Canada and then danced for The Alberta Ballet for 2 years. She then joined Canada’s Ballet Jorgen where she was a celebrated Principal Dancer for 16 years. She has guest performed and taught internationally and is thrilled to continue sharing her artistry and passion for the art of dance.