Teresa works as a Teaching Artist for the Not For Profit organisation The Song Room. Her work involves delivering quality music and arts programs to disadvantaged schools in Melbourne. Working to provide safe, inclusive, and educationally rich environments Teresa draws on her background in opera, theatre, and education to harness the potential in each student, with a focus on social and emotional wellbeing.
Teresa has performance experince with state and national opera companies in Australia and overseas, posesses a bachelor of music and arts, a masters of opera performance, and a masters of teaching (current). In addition to performing as an actor and singer for the past 12 years Teresa has worked in school settings as a voice and music teacher, founded and directed community choirs, and worked as an arts worker in various roles. All of Teresa’s experience and training is drawn upon to be a Teaching Artist with The Song Room. Information about the organisation can be found here https://www.songroom.org.au.