Amanda K Cole

Amanda (she/her/hers) is delighted to return to Artists Rep after her Intimacy Consultation on this season’s Skeleton Crew and Small Mouth Sounds and last season’s Intimacy Choreography on Between Riverside and Crazy. Amanda is a movement director, intimacy and violence choreographer/consultant whose work has been seen throughout the LA area and the Pacific Northwest at such venues as CalArts, LACMA, Human Resources LA, Willamette University, Portland Shakespeare Project, and Portland Community College. Amanda is a fierce advocate for safe, sustainable and respectful practice around the staging of intimacy and violence in the industry. Amanda is recommended by the Society of American Fight Directors (SAFD) as an Advanced Actor/Combatant. She is also an Intimacy Director with elemental movement, and is an apprentice with Intimacy Directors International. Amanda holds an MFA in Acting from California Institute of the Arts.