Director of Education and Outreach
Tamara is the Director of Education and Community Outreach at Cape Cod Theatre Company and has been a leading force in theatre education on Cape Cod for the past 20 years. At CCTC she has developed year round programming for Pre-K through Teen as well as for adults. She also leads CCTC’s extensive Outreach Program working with teachers to build programming that meets state curriculum frameworks. She has led workshops in Shakespeare, Greek Mythology, Creative Drama and Poetry and designed a Bullying and Teasing Prevention program that uses Creative Drama strategies to explore the dynamics of power and control. Tamara is an award winning actress who has toured her one woman production Tamsen Donner; a Woman’s Journey throughout New England. In 2015 she was awarded the first Social Collaboration in the Arts Award from the Arts Foundation of Cape Cod for a bullying prevention curriculum called Know Myself, Understand Others. Tamara serves on the Board of Philanthropy Partners of the Cape and Islands. She is past Chair of the Board of the Charitable Foundation of the Harwich Chamber of Commerce (2012-2015). She served on the Board of the Harwich Chamber of Commerce (2006-2012) and on the Education Task Force for the Arts Foundation of Cape Cod (2007-2010). She has facilitated workshops for organizations throughout the Cape including WE CAN, LIFE (Living Independently Forever), The Latham Centers and Cape Cod Child Development.