Who We Work With

Lead with Arts Alliances

Lead with Arts partners with schools, universities, non-profits, small businesses, museums, arts studios, and other organizations on a variety of performance, arts & health and creative placemaking projects. Here is a selection of organizations we’re proud to align ourselves with:


Lead with Arts’ Amanda Whitworth co-founded the organization to focus on arts and health programming; conceptualization of a physical theatre space; performance; standardized patient education; and, community engagement.

Artisan Iron

For this fine metalwork small business, we provided site-specific art installation, supervised live happenings and curated events and performances.

Arts Alliance of Northern New Hampshire

Provided expertise in board service, youth leadership and creative placemaking.

Ashland Elementary School (Warriors)

For this school, we took on the challenges of project management, grant writing and served as an integrated arts consultant.

Circulus Arts

Lead with Arts was thrilled to participate within this group’s multi-disciplinary performance experiences.

Concord Hospital New Hampshire Dartmouth Family Medicine Residency

For this health field residency, we provided somatic workshops and live performances focused on facilitation around healing-centered engagement and arts modalities for healing.

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Leadership Preventive Medicine Residency (LPMR)

We provided somatic workshops and live performance for the residents, creating healing-centered engagement.

Depressed Cake Shop

We provided event planning and project management services.

Elissa Margolin Music

Elissa Margolin Music

We created a collaborative music video for “Gorgeous” by singer/songwriter Elissa Margolin. You can see this film on NHPBS!

GoodWork Seacoast

GoodWork Seacoast

Articine is part of the nonprofit incubator program.

Hidden in Plain Sight

Hidden in Plain Sight

Theatrical film made in collaboration with Theatre Kapow for New Hampshire Business Committee for the Arts. You can see this film on NHPBS!

McIninch Art Gallery at Southern New Hampshire University

We focused on multi-disciplinary performance collaboration and performance.

Miami Light Project

Miami Light Project

“Middling” a dance film created at Canterbury Shaker Village was an official selection at the 2021 Miami ScreenDance Festival.

Museum of the White Mountains

We served as a project consultant and project and event planner.



Amanda is a Creative Community Fellow at National Arts Strategies 2022 program where she is incubating a project for Articine.



Amanda was a fellow with the Regional Dance Development Initiative: New England NOW.

New Hampshire State Council on the Arts

We partnered with the New Hampshire Creative Communities Network Steering Committee, which involved panel discussions and facilitation and networking.

New Millennium Studios

Provided choreography and directing for film services.

New Hampshire Dance Collaboratives

Partnered here on dance production and performance in “unexpected” places.

NH Arts Learning Network

NH Arts Learning Network

Amanda was a keynote conference speaker at Embodied Healing: An Arts Integrated Approach to Repairing and Restoring Ourselves.

Plan New Hampshire

Our role here was as a guest speaker on the subjects of arts and culture advocacy, and creative placemaking workshops/panels/talks.
Pop-Up Dance NH

Pop-Up Dance NH

In her role as Artist Laureate, Amanda curated pop-up dance events across the seven regions of NH at farmer’s markets, downtowns and green spaces.

Plymouth State University

Served in the role of Director of Dance, which entailed curriculum development, arts advocacy, arts administration, youth leadership, interdisciplinary projects and performances.

Resilience Planning and Design LLC

Partnered on arts and culture data collection, community engagement and programming, town/city master plans and creative placemaking.

Under the Ashland Big Top

Provided a student-focused arts and culture experience with guest artists to engage community partners with a focus on youth leadership.