Amina S. McIntyre

Atlanta, GA

Amina S. McIntyre

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 ITWorks 2008, West Side Community CME Church, Sabrina McKenzie Ministries’ EPIC Women’s Conference, Lenoir-Rhyne University and the Hickory Museum of Art. Amina was the 2011 Visiting Playwright in Residence at Lenoir-Rhyne University and a finalist for the New York Theater Workshop’s Emerging Artist of Color Fellowship. Amina received a BA in Anthropology at Colby College, a MA in African American and African Diaspora Studies from Indiana University, Bloomington and a MFA in Creative Writing from Spalding University. She is a member of Working Title Playwrights, an Atlanta based play development company.

Most recently, Amina’s presented her play All’s Fair in Jewels and Dresses at the Fort Wayne Film Festival and she was an invited playwright for the 1st and 2nd Atlanta One Minute Play Festival. Additionally, Amina has stage managed for New African Grove Theater Company (A Song for Coretta and Joe Turner’s Come and Gone); Songs of Karibu (Topdog/Underdog and All’s Fair in Jewels and Dresses) and The Renaissance Project (The Amen Corner).

Amina is a conference and inspirational blogger (peaceandpraise.blogspot.com), an upcoming M. Div student at Emory University and Pastor of St. Lewis CME Church. Check her our at ladylovesherpen.blogspot.com.

  • Work
    • SD Freelance, LLC
  • Education
    • Colby College, Indiana University, Spalding University