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Fasitua Amosa

fasituaFasitua is Samoan and has spent the last 18 years either on stage, on camera, behind a mic in the booth and recently directing and developing Pacific theater in Auckland..

Fasitua has worked for the Silo Theatre Company, Auckland Theatre Company and the Kila Kokonut Krew and has numerous film and television credits including The Millen Baird Show, The Tattooist, Siones Wedding and The Insiders Guide to Happiness. In 2009 he began doing Stand Up comedy as a new challenge. His show Ruufless!! was a great success at the 2010 International Comedy Festival earning him a nomination for Best Newcomer at the Festivals Comedy Awards. In 2012, Fasitua performed his show "Info Crack Whore" at the Comedy Festival. Fasitua is a founder member of the Pacific Theatre Laboratory, which was formed in 2012  out of a desire to create contemporary Pacific works that are engaging, meaningful and challenging to the pacific theatre status quo. In 2013, Fasitua stars in "Le Tonu - the Decision" produced by the Pacific Theatre Laboratory. He is a keen motorcyclist and super proud to have stepped up as a Vice President for Equity New Zealand. He looks forward to serving and strengthening the union.