Curriculum Vitae

Education
M.A. Theatre & Performance Studies, King’s College London, 2013
Dissertation: “An Utterance Unheard: Examining the Rhetoric of Community Art in Detroit”

B.A. Theatre & English, Music Minor, Alma College, 2011
Graduated Cum Laude

Publications
Ewing, Amanda G. “Spatiality and Stories: Staging Memory in Post September 11th Performance.” The Arts and Popular Culture in History: Proceedings of the Role of the Arts in History Cross-Disciplinary Conference. Plymouth: University of Plymouth, 2013. 251-64.

Conference Presentations

  • University of Plymouth, The Arts in History Postgraduate Conference, Plymouth 2012
    “Spatiality and Stories: Staging Memory in Post Sept. 11th Performance”
  • Alma College Honors Day, Alma 2011
    The Glass Menagerie: The Shattering Effects of Fire and Glass”
  • Sigma Tau Delta Convention, Pittsburgh 2011
    The Glass Menagerie: The Shattering Effects of Fire and Glass”
  • Michigan Shakespeare Consortium, Calvin College 2011
    “Father, Son, and Holy Ghost: Performance of Religion in The Winter’s Tale

Professional Associations
Literary Managers & Dramaturgs of the Americas, Member
Pedagogy and Theatre of the Oppressed, Member
Actor’s Equity Association, Equity Membership Candidate
Theatre Communications Group, Member
Sigma Tau Delta, International English Honorary, Alumni Epsilon Member
Alpha Psi Omega, Theatre Honorary
Kappa Iota, Philanthropic Sorority

Selected Credits
Directing/Dramaturgy
Valerie: A Cosplay Monologue, Director, BoxFest Detroit 2017
Hamtown Races, Director, Planet Ant Theatre
Young Playwrights Festival Lansing, Dramaturgy Mentor, Wharton Center for Performing Arts at Michigan State University
Young Playwrights Festival Traverse City, Mentor, Wharton Center for the Performing Arts/City Opera House
Lysistrata, Director, Wayne State University (Bonstelle Theatre)
Precious Little, Director, Matrix Theatre Company
Boy Gets Girl, Director, Dark Nights in Billtown, Williamston Theatre
The Glass Menagerie, Director, Puzzle Piece Theatre
Rumpus Repartee, Moderator/Director, RUMPUSROOM
Sixteen Jackies, Director, BoxFest Detroit 2014
Small Hours Serenade, Dramaturg, Puzzle Piece Theatre
The Red King’s Dream, Dramaturg, Tipping Point Theatre
The Chekhov/Detroit Project, Dramaturg, RUMPUSROOM
Life is Happening to Us Again, Stage Manager & Dramaturg, A Host of People
Peaches, Director, BoxFest Detroit 2013
New Year’s Eve, Director, Tipping Point Theatre
I Hate Hamlet, Dramaturg, Tipping Point Theatre
Beauty and the Beast, Assistant Director, Northville High School
Anatomy of Gray, Dramaturg, Alma College Theatre

Technical
“Patriot Acts,” Bad & Nasty Events, Co-Curator/Production Manager
“Not my President’s Day,” Bad & Nasty Events, Co-Curator/Production Manager
Institute for the Humanities Living Room Series, Production Assistant, University of Michigan
STAMPS School of Art and Design Interarts Performance, Production Assistant, University of Michigan
BoxFest Detroit, Producer
Art as a Weapon, Stage Manager, Concert of Colors @ Detroit Institute of Art
Cultural Scripts, Production Manager, Heritage Works
The Rainmaker
, Properties Designer, Tipping Point Theatre
Into the Wind, Production Manager, University of Michigan & Grand Valley State University
Ernie, Production Assistant, The City Theatre
Murder at the Howard Johnson’s, Sound Designer, Tipping Point Theatre
Ebenezer, Assistant Stage Manager, Tipping Point Theatre
No Child…, Stage Manager, Matrix Theatre Company
Looking, Properties Designer, Tipping Point Theatre
Ordinary Days, Assistant Stage Manager, Tipping Point Theatre
Sandbox Play Festival, Assistant Stage Manager, Tipping Point Theatre
Alma College One Act Festival, Stage Manager, Alma College Theatre
The Good Doctor, Choreographer, Alma College Theatre

Teaching Experience
Program Coordinator, University of Michigan Educational Theatre Company
Part Time Instructor of Theatre, Liberal Arts Department, Schoolcraft College
Ensemble Administrator, Heritage Works
Winter/Spring Plymouth Uptown Players, Director/Instructor, Plymouth Community Arts Council
Audition Intensive, Co-Instructor/Coordinator, Tipping Point Theatre
Word of Mouth, Workshop Facilitator, Turtle Key Arts
Key Moves, Workshop Facilitator, Turtle Key Arts
Key Club, Workshop Facilitator, Turtle Key Arts
Shakespeare Studies, Assistant Instructor, Alma College English Dept.