Amanda Jane Shank / NNPN Playwright-in-Residence

Amanda is happy to be returning to her hometown of Kansas City as the 2016-17 NNPN Playwright-in-Residence with Unicorn Theatre. Amanda's scripts have been developed with the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, NNPN, Theater Masters National MFA Playwrights Festival, Circle X Theatre Company, The Blank Theater Company, The Unicorn Theatre, and the Jim Henson Foundation. Amanda earned her MFA in Writing for Performance from CalArts and is a current member of the PlayLAB at Skylight Theatre Company in her adopted home of Los Angeles.

Favorite Unicorn Show: Grounded