Dana Blackstone, MA

Job title

Actor, Director, Performance Researcher and Visiting Lecturer


Dana Blackstone is an actor trainer, director, performer, and performing researcher. She is a graduate of the Royal Central School's MA in Actor Training and Coaching, and a recipient of Canterbury Christ University's University Scholarship which she is utilising towards her PhD research on ensemble actor training. She teaches in a variety of contexts and institutions including the Royal Central School, Canterbury Christ Church University, Rose Bruford College, and in professional and community based theatre. Dana is a member of the International Federation for Theatre Research, and INCISE , and has presented research in Prague, Murcia, Birmingham, and London. Dana enjoys performance making in ensemble devised work, theatre, film, and television. She recently completed a role in the Restoration piece 'The Constant Couple' and is currently preparing to film 'Melody on Earth'. 


Actor Training and Coaching, MA/MFA

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Acting: An Introduction

Higher Education Workshops through Central Connects,