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Amanda Whitworth

Plymouth State University
Director of Dance
New Hampshire
Amanda Whitworth (Creator/Performer) is a teaching artist with an M.Ed in Integrated Arts Education, and leads and consults on interdisciplinary projects in technology, design, wellness, business, and public education. Originally from metro Detroit, she has lived in central New Hampshire since 2006. As the Director of Dance at Plymouth State University, Amanda has integrated interdisciplinary thinking and collaborative performance into the curriculum and spearheaded networks of growth, service and advocacy across New England through innovative cross-sector partnerships. Named one of NH Union Leader's “40 Under 40” in 2019, and awarded a Vermiel Medal from the Academy of Arts, Sciences and Letters in Paris France, Amanda assumes the alias of Tributary Dance, working as a performer of dance and physical theatre nationally and internationally. She is co-founder of Articine, an organization integrating arts strategies into healthcare settings and has led the New Hampshire Dance Alliance 501(c)(3).