artistic lead: tara robinson
Tara is the artistic lead and founder of The Conker Group. She divides her time between creating new work with the company and other freelance roles as a facilitator, director and producer.
She is an MGC Futures Bursary award winner, a supported artist with Farnham Maltings, a script reader for The Royal Court, a Creative Associate at The Gate, a former Resident Associate at Boundless (nee Company of Angels), former Resident Assistant Director at The Abbey Theatre and former Associate Director with The Michael Grandage Company. She was a JMK Finalist in 2015.
She trained at RADA (MA in Theatre Directing) and has a First in English Literature from Trinity College Dublin.
She regularly practises parkour, an urban movement discipline, is passionate about wildlife and conservation & mentors teenagers with Reach Out. She's based a bit in London, a bit in Bristol and a bit in Kent.
Her own website can be found here...