Tara grew up in Canberra and studied with Lisa Clark School of Ballet until she was 15. She then moved to Sydney and studied for two years with Tanya Pearson Classical Coaching Academy.
Following Tanya Pearson’s European tour Tara was offered a position to study with the renowned Hamburg Ballet School in Germany. Whilst in Germany Tara performed with The Hamburg Ballet in John Neumeier’s production of Illusions.
In completion of the Pre-Professional Year, Tara was offered a contract to work professionally with Sydney Dance Company as an Associate Artist for Sydney Symphony Orchestra’s Le Grand Tango in April 2015 where she will be working with choreographers Rafael Bonachela, Lucas Jervies and Cass Mortimer Eipper.