Zara trained at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama. With two other talented performers, Zara forms BareFace Collective, a theatre company for writer/performers each with a different disability; Zara (CHARGE Syndrome), Lee (Autism) and Kirsty (Cerebral Palsy).
Alongside BareFace Collective, Zara runs her own one-woman theatre company In Sight Theatre. She has also starred in C4’s Damned and BBC’s Holby City. Other experience includes Josie, Martha and the Chinese Elvis (Stephen Joseph, New Vic), In Touch (National Theatre), Sensory Immersion (Arcola), Up The River Down The Road (Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch), Barbar The Elephant (Ed Fringe).