Zara is a composer/lyricist and musical director working in theatre.
She recently wrote, orchestrated, musically directed and produced her first musical, IN VERSIONS, with support from PRS for Music Foundation, the Arts Council and the Old Vic lab. The initial showcase took place at The Umbrella Rooms, Covent Garden. Other professional engagements include work with Oxford Playhouse; The Egg, Theatre Royal Bath; Watford Palace Theatre; London Theatre Workshop; Rose Theatre, Kingston; Royal Theatre (Royal & Derngate), Northampton; Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham; Birmingham Stage Company, and all of the major accredited drama schools.
In addition to her professional composing and musical direction engagements, Zara has worked extensively in music and theatre education and specialised in major large-scale devising and performance projects both in the UK and overseas.