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Amanda Billing
Amanda Billing

Amanda Billing, born in 1976, is best known for her role as Doctor Sarah Potts on New Zealand soap opera Shortland Street. Image File history File links Amanda_Billing. ... 1976 is a leap year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar). ... The first TIME cover devoted to soap operas: Dated January 12, 1976, Bill Hayes and Susan Seaforth Hayes of Days of Our Lives are featured with the headline Soap Operas: Sex and suffering in the afternoon. A soap opera is an ongoing, episodic work of fiction, usually broadcast on television... Shortland Street is a soap opera set in a modern metropolitan hospital in the fictional suburb of Ferndale in Auckland City, New Zealand. ...


In casting Amanda Billing as Dr Sarah Potts, Shortland Street's producers are continuing the show's tradition of turning talented unknowns into stars. Shortland Street is a soap opera set in a modern metropolitan hospital in the fictional suburb of Ferndale in Auckland City, New Zealand. ...


The former high school teacher has had no formal training as an actor but is already impressing viewers with her work as part of the core cast of Shortland Street. In education, teachers are those who teach students or pupils, often a course of study or a practical skill, including learning and thinking skills. ... Actors in period costume sharing a joke whilst waiting between takes during location filming. ... Shortland Street is a soap opera set in a modern metropolitan hospital in the fictional suburb of Ferndale in Auckland City, New Zealand. ...


Amanda Billing grew up in Masterton, and spent her university years in Christchurch. After graduating with a Bachelor of Arts with 1st Class Honours in Geography from the University of Canterbury, she trained at the Christchurch College of Education and became a high school teacher. Masterton is the largest town (and local government district) in the Wairarapa region in the southeastern North Island of New Zealand. ... A professor giving a lecture at the Helsinki University of Technology A university is an institution of higher education and of research, which grants academic degrees. ... Christchurch is a city on the east coast of the South Island of New Zealand. ... A Bachelor of Arts (B.A. or A.B., from the Latin Artium Baccalaureus) is an undergraduate academic degree awarded for a course or program in the arts and/or sciences. ... The University of Canterbury is a university located in the suburbs of the city of Christchurch, New Zealand. ... Christchurch is a city on the east coast of the South Island of New Zealand. ...


Billing was involved in drama throughout her teaching years and recently acted in a number of stage productions including Cloud Nine and The Country Wife both at Auckland's SiLO Theatre. She has worked at several schools throughout Auckland teaching Geography, English and Social Studies, most recently at Rangitoto College. Auckland, in the North Island of New Zealand, is the largest urban area in New Zealand. ... In literary criticism, the term English studies is occasionally used to refer to the critical study of English literature. ... Terms like SOSE (Studies of Society & the Environment) not only refer to social sciences but also studies of the environment. ...

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Career

Television

  • Shortland Sreet - 'Sarah Potts' - Core Cast 2004-present South Pacific Pictures

Theatre

  • Cloud Nine - 'Edward' (Act I), 'Victoria' (Act II) - 2004 - SiLO Theatre (dir. Edwin Wright)
  • As You Like It - 'Rosalind' - 2003/4 - Legacy Theatre Co. (dir. Tim Flavell)
  • Home Ground - 'Margaret' - 2003 - Auckland Performing Arts Centre (dir. Carla Martel)
  • The Country Wife - 'The Country Wife' - 2003 - SiLO Theatre (dir. Heath Jones)

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Voice Work

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Other

  • Auckland based singer (lyric Soprano), dancer
  • Involvement with Trash to Fashion 2003

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