Bara graduated from Charles University with a degree in teaching English and Czech. While studying, she began to specialize in using drama and theatre to teach English, and later took a gap year to study theatre arts in California. She eventually co-organized and taught a summer drama-based program at the California Institute of English Language and Theatre.
In 2005 Bara founded her own language school in Prague, where she taught drama-based language courses to students of various ages, developing her own materials; especially musical plays for English learners. She has organized teacher trainings, conferences, festivals and contests for schools as well as teaching primary school English for 9 years. Bara has taught courses on using drama in the English classroom and teaches regular methodology courses at Charles University. She was awarded “The Best Teacher of English” by the Prague Post Endowment Fund in 2010.
Bara has two children and in her free time, likes to write songs.