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Amy Estes (MFA, University of Alabama) is currently developing the new master’s program in arts administration. She has taught arts administration and theatre management at University of Iowa and University of Southern Indiana.
Amy has worked at some of the nation’s leading regional theatres, including the Guthrie, Berkshire Theatre Festival, Alabama Shakespeare Festival, Powerhouse Theatre/New York Stage and Film at Vassar College, Riverside Theatre, and New Harmony Theatre, where she served as managing director and helped develop its Repertory Project. Amy was the first Rea Fellow in Theater Management at the Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis. She completed a master of fine arts in theatre management at the University of Alabama and Alabama Shakespeare Festival and attended the Tippie College of Business at University of Iowa. She is a graduate of the Interlochen Arts Academy and has her BA from Vassar College.