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Goodbye Niknok Media

Producer Amanda Konkin started creating work in 2011 under the banner of Niknok Media. Since then she has transitioned away from theatre and shifted her focus into film and television. She incorporated 2 Film Companies in 2019 with amazing women, Spectacle 5 films and Download Joy Productions and has worked full time in animation at Mainframe Studios since 2015. While she no longer produces content using Niknok Media, the brand will always be close to her heart. She can continue to be reached at for all her live action production work.

If you wish to stay updated on all the latest projects Amanda has been working on, please visit

Ben’s Vlog

After a great first season of Blank Verse, Nik Nok Media is giving Benjamina Jonson her own series. Ben’s Vlog will premiere this spring and find young Ben trying to come to terms with the death of her friend, while discovering who she is as an artist.

Check out Ben’s first vlog from last Halloween.

The short series arc entitled ‘Isle of the Dogs’ will feature some familiar names from Blank Verse, as well as introduce a few new faces, and will continue the story re-joining our characters a few months after the tragic events at the end of Season 1.

Blank Verse Special

Our Thanksgiving Special for Blank Verse features Will Shakespeare, Ben Jonson, Chris Marlowe, Thomas Kyd and Richard Burbage getting high in a car. It is worth watching!

Check it out and subscribe to the blank verse youtube channel for new episodes every Sunday until December 29th.


Blank Verse TV

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Nik Nok Media’s latest project, Blank Verse is a webseries about William Shakespeare and the writers of his time, re-imagined as modern day university students.

The first season will run every Sunday from Aug 25th- December 29th via

The prologue and check out our youtube channel for full episodes:

For more information about the project check out the website


Short and Sweet: Small Plays for Big Ideas!

Nik Nok Media is lending a hand to the fabulous team at ACTivist Theatre Collective for their Vancouver International Fringe Festival production this year!  As part of Amnesty International’s 50th Anniversary celebration they are presenting Short and Sweet: Small Plays for Big Ideas at Photohaus Gallery in Vancouver.

This amazing collection of new works will be presented from September 9th to September 18th, 2011.  If you want to be involved please email or  check out their website for more information!!