"The consistent hustler will always have the upper hand, because an opportunity slept on by one is an opportunity gained by another"
Amanda Ortega, originally from Orlando, FL, graduated with her Associate in Arts from Eastern Florida State College in 2017, and studied at Daytona State College on a full scholarship to continue her education in theatre from 2017-2018. Shortly after, she was awarded the Mary Howey Deckle Scholarship to study at Winthrop University in Rock Hill, SC to obtain her B.A. in Musical Theatre (Est. Graduation 2020). She feels honored to have been given the opportunities to work alongside professionals who encourage her individuality and growth, and inspire her success.
She recently appeared in Winthrop University's production of Annie Get Your Gun as Mac the Prop Person, and is currently working with HafCaf Productions and Sixfootkitten studios on a Feature Film project entitled Reggie, playing the supporting lead character of Amy. She is also looking forward to playing the role of Medium Allison in Actors Theatre of Charlotte's upcoming production of Fun Home running June 6th-29th, 2019!