Amanda Hilson
Professional Actor Training Program, Class of 2014

Amanda is a third year PATP candidate from Holland, Michigan. She has been seen at UW as Betty in Landscape of the Body, and Miss Bates in Emma. She recently played Hermia in A Midsummer Night’s Dream at Island Stage Left. Before coming to UW, she performed at various theatre companies in New York City including The Boys Own Jedi Handbook at Urban Stages, The Seagull at La Mama Experimental Theatre Company, Cupcakes (and Other Stuff Men Love), Tumble Jumble and Coming or Going at Manhattan Theatre Source, Cold Feet at Where Eagles Dare and Antigone at TSI, Inc. and The Father at Yahoo Escadrille Theatre Company. She has also performed overseas at the British American Drama Academy and Théâtre Rue Mazarine in Paris. Amanda has also worked on various films in New York including River-Saurus, The List, and Cooking Spaghetti for No One.

School of Drama Productions
Production Year Role
Reading to Vegetables 2014 Beth
The Real Inspector Hound 2013 Mrs. Drudge
The Skin of Our Teeth 2013 Various
Pentecost 2013 Gabriella Pecs
Landscape of the Body 2012 Betty
The Illusion 2012 Amenuensis/Geronte
Emma 2012 Miss Bates
A Little Princess 2012
The Mysterious Affair at Styles 2012

Courses Taught
Class Year
Drama 251 - Acting 2012
Drama 252 - Acting 2012