Paula Teresa has enjoyed entertaining as a professional vocalist since 1976, debuting in small clubs, restaurants and at college when she lived in Key West. Then moving to Amsterdam, she began touring NW Europe with original music and her own musical theater company, “Tight Squeez”. Originally a Jersey girl, Paula has an MA in special education and has taught in private, as well as public schools in Broward County for over 20 years. In 2000, she founded “The REACH Project”, a non-profit Fine and Performing Arts organization for at-risk and emotionally challenged youth. She and her students have performed at various venues throughout the county, including main stage events, Founders Day and other festivals. A glowing article was published by the Sun Sentinel, and the troupe was filmed by Beacon TV. Paula is a published lyricist, poet, playwright and journalist, who was also a columnist for the New Pelican News.