Amanda DeLalla is a NY based musical theatre actress and writer. She holds a B.S. in Comm. Arts from St. John’s University and was an Artistic/Literary Intern at the York Theatre. She was last seen in the female ensemble for a concert production of Sugar. Other stage roles include Mother (The Oldest Boy), Gilmer (Godspell), Margot Frank (The Diary of Anne Frank), Ms. Darbus (Disney’s High School Musical), and Princess No. 12/Aggravain understudy (Once Upon a Mattress). She has performed at Feinstein’s/54 Below, Don’t Tell Mama, and Dixon Place in Manhattan. As a writer, Amanda is the lyricist and librettist for a number of new theatrical works, including Summer’s Child and Hello Hyacinth. She uses her experiences with living on the autism spectrum to craft stories about emotion and resilience.