Tara is a full time professional belly dancer and teacher based in Merseyside. She comes from a family of mucisians artists and dancers. In her teens she studied performing arts dance and theatre and later fashion & photographic makeup. She gained experience as a stage hand with local theatre groups as well as becoming a professional makeup artist. Tara started studying the art of belly dance with a local dance school in 2005 where she gained lots of experience as a ameteur student semi professional and paid professional. In 2011 she began to gain performance bookings off her own merit where she got exposure and many opportunities. Eventually she was offered a teaching position within another local dance centre and with Women's aid where she gained valuable experience and attracted a loyal following and made lots of friends. In 2012 she started running weekly classes which she still runs today. Recently Tara has been involved in theatre and artistic direction as well as choreography performance makeup and workshop facilitation. This has led dance classes to become a dance school called "Tara Dance Arts" that focuses on theatrical artistic cabaretc and community style belly dance which is beneficial for self expression health and well being and suitable for people of all ages and backgrounds. In the summer of 2018 Tara dance arts troupe took their show "belly dancing for everyone" to various community fetes festivals and events and proved to be a hit with the general public. The shows features dancers of all body types ages and backgrounds. The style of belly dance performed and taught includes Egyptian Turkish North African Theatrical cabaret and Americanised.