Tara Divina

Tara Divina

Overview

Tara trained at Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts and graduated early having landed a supporting lead role in the feature film ‘Blinded by the Light’.

Whilst training her roles included Mary in 'The Secret Garden’ and Mary Phagan in 'Parade.’ She was also the winner of the Laurence Olivier bursary award. Workshops include: Jess in ‘Bend it Like Beckham’ the Musical and Alice in ‘Alice by Heart’, a new adaptation of Alice in Wonderland at The National Theatre Studios.

Tara is currently rehearsing 'Not Such Quiet Girls' for Opera North.

Characteristics

  • Height: 5' 6 (168cm)
  • Playing Age: 20 - 25
  • Eye Colour: Hazel
  • Hair Colour: Dark Brown
  • Hair Length: Long
  • Appearance: Mediterranean, Asian, Middle Eastern

Film

Blinded by the Light, Yasmeen, BendIt Films, (director: Gurinder Chadha)

Television

Michael Ball and Alfie Boe TV Special, Choir, ITV, (director: Dave Arch)

Theatre

Not Such Quiet Girls, Mary, Opera North (director Jacqui Honess- Martin)

Parade, Mary Phagan, Mountview Academy Of Theatre Arts, (director: Josh Seymour)

Mary Stuart, Mortimer, Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts, (director: Tinuke Craig)

The Secret Garden, Mary, Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts, (directors: Erica Gould/Phil Bateman)

Lark Rise to Candleford, Emma Timms, Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts, (director: Roger Evans)

Oklahoma!, Ado Annie, Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts, (directors: Steven Grihault/Simon Beck)

Generation Next, Anita, NT Connections, (directors: Iqbal Khan/Meera Syal)

Music

Emerge Concert, Soloist/Rapper, NMDC Productions, (director: Seven Tavoukdjan/Aaron Rodgers)

Recordings

Bend it Like Beckham The Musical, Jess, (director: Howard Goodall)

Workshop

Bend it Like Beckham The Musical, Jess, Sonia Friedman Productions, (director: Gurinder Chadha)

Alice by Heart, Alice, National Theatre Studios, (directors: Jessie Nelson/Steven Sater/Duncan Sheik)