Tara D. Snyder (pronouns not set)

Associate Professor

Tara D. Snyder is a veteran of regional theatre, new show workshops, film, commercials, opera, concerts & recordings. Recent credits include directing and appearing in ReuKnighted: UCF Sings 50 Years of Hits" at Feinstein's/54 Below in NYC " as well as "Generations: A Knight of Theatre UCF" at The Duplex in NYC, Rose in "Gypsy" at the Athens Theatre, Lela Rogers in “Backwards in High Heels” at Winter Park Playhouse and Assistant Director for “Les Misérables” at the Orlando Shakespeare Theater.  She holds an MFA in Musical Theatre from the University of Central Florida and a BM in Vocal Performance from Capital University.  Tara is an Actor Combatant with the SAFD and both an Estill Mentor & Course Instructor and Estill Master Trainer with Estill Voice International.  She is also a member of the faculty of the School of Performing Arts-Theatre UCF as an Associate Professor specializing in Musical Theatre Voice at the University of Central Florida.  Please visit Tara’s website at www.taradsnyder.com

  • tara@taradsnyder.com
  • Estill Voice Training Systems, National Association of Teachers of Singing, Musical Theatre Educators' Alliance

Skill Proficiency History

Date Weapon Location Grade

Tourist Trap 2019

Feb 17, 2019 Single Sword Orlando, Florida Basic Pass
Feb 17, 2019 Unarmed Orlando, Florida Basic Pass

University of Central Florida

May 6, 2017 Rapier and Dagger Orlando, Florida Basic Pass
May 6, 2017 Knife Orlando, Florida Recommended Pass
May 1, 2013 Single Sword Orlando, Florida Basic Pass
May 1, 2013 Unarmed Orlando, Florida Recommended Pass

Tourist Trap 2017

Feb 12, 2017 Quarterstaff Orlando, Florida Basic Pass

Tourist Trap 2016

Feb 28, 2016 Single Sword Orlando, Florida Recommended Pass
Feb 28, 2016 Unarmed Orlando, Florida Recommended Pass

The Tourist Trap

Feb 9, 2014 Quarterstaff Orlando, Florida Recommended Pass