Amanda Lin (林美珠) is an emerging Taiwanese-Canadian theatre artist who specializes in direction, writing, performance, and marketing/outreach. She is a recent(ish) graduate of Queen’s University, where she studied social psychology, theatre, and business, with her area of research centring on attitudes and social influence. She is particularly interested in creating accessible and inclusive theatre, focused on providing a platform for underrepresented people and stories.
Amanda is an alumni of Nightwood Theatre’s Young Innovators Program and fu-GEN Asian-Canadian Theatre’s Kitchen Playwriting unit. She currently works at Nightwood Theatre as their Marketing and Development Assistant, at Cahoots Theatre as their Development Manager, and at the Kingston Theatre Alliance as their Blog Editor.