Joshua "Baba" Tavares is a Native Hawaiian performing artist and teacher based out of Honolulu, HI. He is currently an MFA candidate at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa with a double track in Acting and Hana Keaka (Hawaiian Theatre). Recent credits include Angel in the 20th Anniversary National Tour of the Broadway sensation RENT and originating multiple roles at the Kennedy Theatre. He teaches acting classes at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa and offers private coaching in acting, singing, dancing and Hawaiian language. Mahalo!