Tara Moses 

Theatre Artist

Resume

 

Affiliation

Associate Member, Stage Directors and Choreographers Society

 

Education

B.A. Theatre Performance, Directing, and Stage Management; Musical Theatre Performance 

University of Tulsa, Oklahoma

Cum Laude

 

Director

Three Sisters

The True Story of Pocahontas

Bound

Hamlet

Oklahoma Value

Oklahoma Bombing

The Moon is My Neighbor

He'eo'e**

Us/Them

The Prisoner

Colored Water

Events in Row K

Shelter*

Our Orlando*

Broadway Through the Ages

Greek Tragedies

Medusa's Tale

Commedia Rapunzel

Midsummer Night's Dream

Othello

Stories of Our Land

by Carolyn Dunn

By Kara Morrison

by Tara Moses

by William Shakespeare

by Tara Moses

by Lucy Wang

by Shadia Dahal

by Tara Moses

by Machele Miller Dill

by Seamus Lucason

by Cynthia Veal Holm

by Kelley Friedberg

by Lauren Jane Redmond

By Freddy Mancilla

devised

devised

by Carol Lashoff

by Lane Riosley

by William Shakespeare

by William Shakespeare

various

Oklahoma Indigenous Theatre Company

Serenbe Playhouse

AMERINDA, Inc (NYC)

telatúlsa: Tulsa Latino Theater Company

#BingeTheatreCompany

#BingeTheatreCompany

Heller Theatre Company

#BingeTheatreCompany

Echo Theatre Company

Echo Theatre Company

Echo Theatre Company

Echo Theatre Company

Arena Stage

Arena Stage

Imagination Stage

Imagination Stage

University of Tulsa

San Miguel Middle School

Brooker T. Washington High School

Brooker T. Washington High School

Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma

2019

2019 

2019

2018

2018

2018

2018

2018

2017

2017

2017

2017

2016

2016

2016

2016

2015

2015

2014

2014

2013

 

Assistant Director

Moby Dick

Snow Child**

The Pirates of Penzance Jr.

dir. David Catlin

dir. Molly Smith

dir. Machele Miller Dill

Arena Stage

Arena Stage

Carver Middle School

2016

2016

2014

 

Playwright

Sections

Residency 

#BingeTheatreCompany

2017

 
 

Fringe Production

dir. Zack Rice

Staged Reading

dir. Rebecca Ungerman

Furnace Fringe Festival


Echo Theatre Company

2017


2017

 

He'eo'e

 
 

Quantum

 

Bound

Residency

Workshop 

dir. Jocelyn Clarke

 
Selections, Indigenous 
dir. Amanda Levie

Playwright's Retreat & Reading

dir. Elizabeth Frances

Reading

 

Residency

Equity Showcase

Reading 

dir. Sarah d'Angelo

#BingeTheatreCompany

Yale Indigenous Performing Arts Program

 

No Peeking Theatre

 

Native Voices at the Autry

 

Good Luck Macbeth Theatre Company

 

#BingeTheatreCompany

AMERINDA, Inc (NYC)

Oklahoma Indigenous Theatre Company

2017-2018

2019 

 

2018

 

2019 

 

2019 (upcoming)

 

2018

2019

2019

 

Artistic Leadership & Producer

Founding Member

Resident Director

Artistic Director

Affiliated Artist

Co-Producing Artistic Director

Producer of New Play Series*

 

Producer of 25th Anniversary of the Allen Lee Hughes Fellowship

Producer of Native American Heritage Month Festivities and Pow-Wow

10 Names of Note

AMERINDA, Inc

telatúlsa

Groundwater Arts

#BingeTheatreCompany

 

Arena Stage

 

Arena Stage



Cherokee Nation and the University of Tulsa

international

New York, NY

Tulsa, OK

Washington, D.C.; New York; Oklahoma

Washington, D.C.

 

Washington, D.C.

 

Washington, D.C.



Tulsa, OK

2019-present

2019-present

2019-present

2018-present

2016-present

 

2016

 

2015-2016



2013-2015

Theatre

Dramaturg

Dramaturg

Make-Up Artist

Production Manager

Lighting Designer


Stage Manager

Asst. Stage Manager

Deviser and Performer

Stage Manager

Sound Designer

Stage-Production

Manager

Asst. Stage Manager

Carousel 

Three Laws of Physics*

Manifesto on the Ledge

Manifesto on the Ledge

The Color Purple in concert

The Pirates of Penzance

36th Festival Season

Fuck Polite

Altar Boyz

34 Charing Cross Road

Narrow View? Try a Broadway!

Much Ado About Nothing

Arena Stage  

Arena Stage

Rhymes with Opera of NYC

Rhymes with Opera of NYC

Spinning Plates Productions


Ohio Light Opera

Ohio Light Opera

The New Theatre of Dublin

University of Tulsa

Spinning Plates Productions

Spinning Plates Productions


Shakespeare in the Park

2016

2016

2015

2015

2015


2014

2014

2014

2014

2013

2013


2013

 

Related Experience

Committee Member

Coordinator/Creator

Dia de Los Muertos Celebration

Theatre Program

Tulsa, Oklahoma

San Miguel Middle School

2018-present 

2015

 

Distinctions & Awards

TCG Committee on Climate Member (2019)
Winner of the Young Storytellers Contest: Yale Indigenous Performing Arts Program (2019)
Affiliated Artist, Unsettling Dramaturgy: Literary Managers and Dramaturgs of the Americas (2018/2019)
Stage Directors and Choreographers Foundation Observership Class (2018/19)
Intercultural Leadership Institute Fellow (2018/19)
DirectorsLabChicago (2018)
Directors Lab: Lincoln Center (2017)
Semi-Finalist for Sections: Native Voices at the Autry (2017)
Berkshire Leadership Summit Attendee (2017)
Allen Lee Hughes Senior Artistic Director Fellow: Arena Stage (2016/17)
Allen Lee Hughes Management Fellow: Arena Stage (2015/16)
Thomas C. Fichandler Award: Arena Stage (2016)

Chair's Award for Excellence over an Undergraduate Career
Excellence Award in Stage Management 
Excellence Award in Theatre 
 

Special Skills

First Folio; Theatre for Youth; Microsoft Office Suite; Programming: Magic Q/EOS, iMovie; Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat, Google Analytics; Stage Makeup; Beamwright; Hang and Focus; Scenic Painting; Fabric Dyeing; Training and Experience in Performance, Musical Theatre Performance, Dance, Design, Stage Management; Can Read Music; Valid OK Driver's License; Passport; Peoples First Language; Conversational Spanish (14 years of formal instruction); Creek; Celebrity Impressions
 

For reference information, please visit the contact page. 
For teaching artist resume, please visit Theatre for Youth

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