Amina S. McIntyre

Artist, Life Coach, and Writer in Atlanta, GA

Amina S. McIntyre

Artist, Life Coach, and Writer in Atlanta, GA

Amina McIntyre is a playwright from Atlanta, GA, who has had productions and readings of her plays with Working Title Playwrights at OnStage Atlanta, TipMyCup Productions at the Roy Arias Theater in New York, Wabash College, Colby College, Lenoir-Rhyne University, Spalding University, Indiana Theater Association 2008 ITWorks Conference, West Side Community CME Church, and the Hickory Museum of Art. Amina received a BA in Anthropology at Colby College, a MA in African American and African Diaspora Studies from Indiana University, Bloomington, MFA in Creative Writing from Spalding University and MTS from Emory University. She is a member of The Dramatist’s Guild, Inc, The Playwright’s Center, Theater Communications Guild, and Working Title Playwrights.

Amina was the 2011 Visiting Playwright in Residence at Lenoir-Rhyne University, a featured presenter at Isothermal Community College Writing Workshop and a finalist for the New York Theater Workshop’s Emerging Artist of Color Fellowship. She has been a 2014-2015 Horizon Theatre Playwriting Apprentice, the 2014-2016 Dramatist Guild Young Ambassador, 2015 City of Atlanta Cultural Affairs Emerging Artist Awardee, 2014 City of Atlanta Individual Grant recipient and a recipient of a 2015-2016 Ethel Woolson Lab. Amina most recently completed 4 residencies: Blackacre Conservancy (Louisville, KY), Taleamor Park (La Porte, IN), Hambidge Center for Arts and Sciences (Rabun Gap, GA – Distinguished Fellow) and the National Winter Playwrights Retreat (Creede, CO).

  • Work
    • Artz & Biz, LLC
  • Education
    • Colby College, Indiana University, Spalding University
    • Emory University