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10 Things To Know About Amanda

Where are you originally from?
Los Angeles, CA.

What is the best part about being a Boston Celtics dancer?
I love performing in the Garden -- The energy while we are dancing on the parquet floor is unlike anything I've ever experienced. I've also been lucky enough to have front row seats for some incredible moments in Boston's sports history!

What is your biggest guilty pleasure?
Watching any sort of reality competition show. Top Chef, The Voice, So You Think You Can Dance, Amazing Race... You name it.

What would your friends say if your best quality?
I'm always quick with a joke... The joke might not be very funny, but I try!

If you were a superhero what super power would you have?
I would be able to teleport so I can get back and forth between Boston and LA!

Describe your most embarrassing moment.
I consistently go to work with my shirt inside out... Someone usually tells me by lunch.

What do you consider to be a quote to live by?
"Do what you love, love what you do."

What is your favorite phone app?
I am OBSESSED with playing any and all iPhone games, but I also need to check my Weather Channel app every morning before I leave the house!

What advice would you give to aspiring dancers?
Live a healthy lifestyle, take constructive criticisms, and don't be afraid to follow your passions.

What is your favorite Alex and Ani bangle?
I love the peacock bracelet. Peacocks are everywhere in my hometown, and their feathers are absolutely gorgeous. This bracelet reminds me of home!