Sin Peaks: the improvised soap opera
Causing serious laughs since 2011, Sin peaks combines a continous story line with recurring characters, live music, and a director on the microphone, setting up scenes on the fly!
The result is a hilarious unscripted romp through the lives of colourful characters, who may even break into an improvised song or two!
After being guest cast playing the Queen of Sins in their recent season Game of Sins: The End, Amanda is thrilled she has been made full cast!
Next season begins March 2018 at the Red Gate Revue Stage on Granville Island - stay tuned!
Amanda made her debut at the 19th Vancouver International Improv Festival on Granville Island!
It ran from October 11-14, and featured a talented mix of local, national and international improvisers.
Amanda was part of the Vancouver Ensemble under the direction of Atlanta improvising legend, Rene Dellefont. She also performed with Talk Felty To Me, an improvised dirty puppet show.
2017 starts off with a bang!
The Radical has started off 2017 like a firecracker! They now have two regular monthly shows in Greater Vancouver!
Amanda is no. 4 in a list of 10 millennial women and their side hustle!
Amanda is a woman with a side hustle - always busy and she knows it!
She chatted to Levo about what she has learnt side hustling and how that helps her lead a stronger and fuller life.
Check out the article here: www.levo.com/posts/every-day-i-m-side-hustling-what-10-millennials-learned-from-their-surprising-second-jobs
The Radical goes Intergalactic!
Amanda and fellow Radical members, Greg and Emily were stoked to be interviewed on Intergalactic Interviews by music producer, Jayme McDonald at FloatHouse Gastown.
The podcast is about the entertainment industry and the many personalities within it. We even got host Jayme to pop his improv cherry on air!
Intergalactic Interviews has been running for 155 episodes and is a staple in the Vancouver community for podcasts and entertainment.
Be sure to listen in via www.intergalacticinterviews.com
Amanda meets and performs with Greg Sistero from The Room!
At the end of 2012 Amanda was cast in a musical parody based on a movie. The movie was The Room celebrated as the best worst movie of all time.
In 2016 she got to meet Greg Sestero and once again play the role of Lisa but this time in the live script reading of the first draft of The Room.
Greg's book 'The Disaster Artist' based on his experiences with the phenomenon of The Room has been turned into a movie by James Franco.
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