Dance has played a significant role in Amanda’s life; she has demonstrated a passionate commitment to the dance sector and enabling creativity through her work as a performer, an educator, a Producer and as Executive Director of two dance companies – one classical and one contemporary.
Currently working as Senior Producer with The Royal Ballet Amanda’s remit includes choreographic development and working with the huge range of Visiting Companies that perform in the Linbury Theatre. Prior to this Amanda worked as Chief Executive for Shobana Jeyasingh Dance and the Royal New Zealand Ballet. She has worked as a danced educator for English National Ballet, as Assistant Director of Central School of Ballet and at one time ran Dance Aotearoa New Zealand – an organisation that was modelled on One Dance UK. She knows and understands the business from many sides.
Amanda has a proven ability to deliver positive results to both public and private sector stakeholders, based on a developed and practical understanding of the cultural, business and government sectors.