Devisor & Collaborator
Dance Educator & Choreographer
Amanda Pintore (she/her/hers) is a director, choreographer, and educator focusing on movement and dance education, devised theatre, and making theatre and dance performances with and for 2-6 year olds. She is the Associate Director of Performing Arts and Education and the lead coordinator for the Theatre and Dance for the Very Young program at the Lawrence Arts Center in Lawrence, KS. She is also the Associate Artistic Director of Kerfuffle, a midwestern theatre and dance company devoted to creating performances with and for 2-5 year olds. She recently performed wonderwander, a dance performance for 2-5 year olds, at the Dance and the Child International Congress in Adelaide, Australia. She has an MFA in Theatre for Youth from Arizona State University.
Amanda's most recent project, Atmosphere, is both a touchable gallery installation and an interactive performance for very young children.
Wondering how Amanda makes work for the very young?
Take a look at her process in an interview about the making of Color Play.