Tara Given : Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Tara is now in her second year of a Bachelor of Arts, double majoring in Theatre Studies and Screen and Media. She left Hamilton Girls' High School in 2016 and learnt a lot being the Arts Captain there.Tara first began performing as a ballerina but soon looked to other ways to express herself and found the theatre. Her first audition was for the part of Bangles from Bugsy Malone when she was seven, but it wasn’t until she was 15 that she started to get heavily involved in community musical theatre and hasn’t looked back since. Tara says she loves the theatre because no two performances are the same as it is such a broad performing art with many different styles and characters to embody. Her biggest achievement was getting the lead role of Eponine in the production of Les Miserables by the Hamilton Operatic Society. Tara’s goals for the future include expanding on her talents and looking for bigger performances.
- Les Miserables Casting - 16/03/2017
I have been cast in the Supporting Lead Role of Eponine in the Hamilton Operatic Society's production of Les Miserables. The show season will run from the 23rd of June to the 8th of July. I am to be in every performance of the show and will be commiting to 4-6 rehearsals a week leading up to performance.