Dana Blackstone | The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama

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,