DIRECTOR // “VANESSA”
Born and raised in the great state of Ohio, Amanda likes to have many eggs in many baskets. Favorite performance credits include Katherine in Love’s Labour’s Lost (dir. Ian Belknap), Carla in In The Heights (dir. Catie Davis), Sister 1 in born bad (dir. Nicole Watson), and Stephanie in the world premiere of Bigger Animals (dir. Jeremy Landes). Choreography credits include Carrie (Peregrine Theater Ensemble), A Midsummer Night’s Dream (dir. Carl Cofield), Lysistrata Jones (dir. Kenneth Mitchell), and The Secret Garden (asst. to Marcia Milgrom Dodge). In 2016, she co-produced/directed Raise Your Voice: A Cabaret for a Cure benefitting The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society at The Skirball Center. Additional directorial experience includes Están Mirando (BAX) and The Cave (co-dir. Chris Betts, Access Theater). Her photography work with her partner, Jake, can be seen at www.sub-urbanphotography.com. Amanda has a BFA in Drama from NYU Tisch School of the Arts, having studied at the New Studio on Broadway and The International Theater Workshop.
@mandyypeee // www.amandapintonyc.com