Kara joined CIP Berkshire in her current position in the summer of 2014. Kara graduated from BCC with an Associate’s degree in Theater Arts and continued her studies at the undergraduate Voice and Opera program at SUNY Purchase. She was then accepted on a full scholarship to the Academy of Vocal Arts in Philadelphia where she spent 4 years as an Artist in Residence. Kara has been a professional drama director in several Berkshire area schools as well as an acting teacher for Barrington Stage Company’s “kidsact”. She held the position of Drama Director at Upper Moreland High School in Pennsylvania for 3 years. As a performer, Kara toured nationally and internationally in several stage productions. She worked in the Broadway casting industry as a casting assistant and also as an Associate Producer and Company Manager for the Theatre Guild / Theatre at Sea in NYC. Kara is the founder and Artistic Director of the Berkshire Children’s Theater which she began in 2004.
Kara enjoys spending time with her husband and two daughters and their dog, Some of her favorite activities are taking trips to the beach, reading, scriptwriting, shopping with her daughters and attending Performing Arts productions.
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