Amanda founded Fugitive Kind in 2007 and has been working with the same core ensemble since then. With resident playwright Meghan Brown, the company premiered The Fire Room and commissioned two new works, Shine Darkly, Illyria and The Pliant Girls, which garnered two LA Stage Alliance Ovation Awards—for writing and directing. In 2018, she produced and directed Matt Minnicino’s Antigone, or We Are the Rebels Asking for the Storm. FK is currently creating work with their students at LA County Prison, Lancaster for California Arts in Corrections.