QUESTION: What are your hobbies in real life?
AMANDA: I love reading and baking and cooking and walking my dog.
QUESTION: Amanda, have you kept in touch or subsequently worked with any of the cast from Center Stage?
AMANDA: No. Unfortunately, I haven't worked with any of them since, but I would love to.
QUESTION: I just discovered Center Stage this year and I love it. I want to start taking ballet lessons but is 16 years too old to start? I have danced many types of dances through my whole life, and always wanted to do ballet, and you gave me just the push I needed. Thanks!
AMANDA: I'm so happy Center Stage has inspired you to take ballet class! You're never too old to dance.
QUESTION: Hi Amanda, speaking of ballet, what was your favorite ballet production that you performed?
AMANDA: I got to do a lot of great ballets with The San Francisco Ballet. One that comes to mind is called Carnivale des Animaux.
QUESTION: Do you like to read? And what's your favorite book?
AMANDA: Yes, I love to read! I loved The Hunger Games series.
QUESTION: What's your favorite part about playing Meredith?
AMANDA: Meredith makes very different choices than I would. Sometimes it's fun to play someone so different.
QUESTION: You know it's hard to trust in someone from Rosewood, can we trust Meredith?
AMANDA: It's up to you...
QUESTION: Amanda, among the diverse things in Los Angeles is Disneyland. Can you tell us what are your favorite rides at the happiest place on Earth?
AMANDA: I've never been to Disneyland, but I've been to Disney World several times. My grandfather actually helped build it!
QUESTION: I have seen the final dance scene of Center Stage so many times I learned the choreography and I do not even dance ballet. Do you still remember it?
AMANDA: First of all, wow! Maybe you should start taking ballet classes because it sounds like you have a future. I bet if the music played, it would start rushing back to me.