Taungaroa has worked with almost every professional theatre company in Aotearoa. He has enjoyed various roles over the years in film and television from Once Were Warriors, Jubilee, Whale Rider, No. 2, Tama tu and recently Vai. His theatre experience includes Awhi Tapu, The Prophet, TU, Sunset Road, Waiora and The Night Mechanics. ATC productions worked on include Play 2, Once On Chunuk Bair and Astroman.