Tara Trudel is excited to be a part of The Second City! Tara recently taught songwriting as a Teaching Artist for the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and performed the world premiere of her students' composition with guest artist Yo-Yo Ma. She composed the score for the Annoyance's critically acclaimed Steamwerkz the Musical and has also been the Music Director for productions by The Second City Directing Program, Comedy Sportz, Vampeero, and Storytown. Tara is a proud faculty member of The Second City Training Center. She would like to thank her wonderful family and friends, the amazingly talented people she collaborates with, and Dom, her favorite.