Dara is a Washington D.C. based playwright, theater director, and actor who works in new play development, improv, short films, and tying theater to activism and improving education. Dara has acted in classic and contemporary plays- she particularly enjoys Shakespeare. Dara has performed in plays, improv, short films, choirs, puppetry, and voiced radio dramas. She has recently acted with D.C. Theater Groups; such as, Next Day Theater, the District Arts Collaborative, and Openstage. She recently graduated from the University of the District of Columbia – David A. Clarke School of Law.