Kristi Dana served as Interim Head of MFA Acting and Voice & Speech Lecturer at Brooklyn College, CUNY (2016-2017). Previous teaching: LIU Post, College of Staten Island, AADA. Teacher - Miller Voice Method (mVm) and Michael Chekhov Technique (MICHA).
Vocal Coaching: Liz Lerman’s Healing Wars; Marie Antoinette, Soho Rep. Higher Education: Royal Jelly, Brooklyn College, Arms and the Man and A Streetcar Named Desire, The College of Staten Island. Dialect Coaching – Higher Education: 40’s and Chestnuts and Fen (Assistant Dialect Coach), Brooklyn College; Bernarda Alba, LIU Post.
VASTA Officer and one of two Early Career Leadership Initiative Awardees, 2016-2017. Voice and Speech Review: “The Value of Mentorship: Personal Journeys Inspired by the Teaching Philosophy of Chuck Jones,” co-authored with Professor Judylee Vivier.
Select Acting credits: The Sonnet Project, #71 (New York Shakespeare Exchange); 4 Edges (The Culture Project, staged reading); A Christmas Carol (Actors Theatre of Louisville); Anton in Show Business (Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre); All My Children (ABC).
MFA, Acting, Brooklyn College, CUNY
MA, Theatre Education, Emerson College
BA, Theatre Arts, Penn State University