Actor, Coach, Life Enthusiast
Cheryl Tanner received her B.A. in Theater Arts and Education from Principia College. After graduation she lived in Los Angeles for 10 years before settling back down in Houston TX for 26 years. She has been coaching aspiring actors and acting on stage and film for 30 years. The past six years have been spent teaching and directing children’s plays in the Hill Country, where her home acting studio CHERish UR Essence is located. www.cherishuressence.com While working with Hill Country Elementary students and Bandera Homeschoolers, she directed six plays and co-wrote one with her students, all performed in the area.
Her local theater credits include Judith Bliss in Hayfever and Diane Yates in Widow in Mink at the Boerne Theater. She most recently performed Mrs. Webb, in Thorton Wilder’s “Our Town” at the San Antonio Botanical Gardens. This was staged outside in May by the exceptional Classic Theatre of San Antonio. www.classictheatre.org Mrs. Tanner is a member of The Screen Actors Guild and continues to improve her craft with Los Angeles based coaches.