Ben Black

Profile

Location

Auckland, New Zealand

Height

185 cm

Age Range

18–24

Ethnicity

NZ/European

Also Represented in

United States of America

Career Highlights

"As You Like It"
Shakespeare Globe Centre New Zealand
Role: Orlando

One on One Acting Technique
Miranda Harcourt

The Actors Program Training

One on One American Accent 10 Week Course
Chirs Stewart

The Cul De Sac Season 2 (TVD)
TVNZ
Role: Caine

Filthy Rich (Series 2) (TVD)
Filthy Productions Ltd
Role: Zave Goodfellow

Awards.

2014Final year Lindisfarne College awards - 'Excellence in public Speaking and Drama', 'Cultural Colours', and 'Excellence in Cultural Pursuits'
2014Lindisfarne College performing arts awards - named Best Senior Actor and Best Senior Vocalist
2014Sheilah Winn Shakespeare Competition

Television.

2018CUL DE SAC - SERIES 3Caine
2017Roman Empire Season 2Brutus (Main Role)Dir. Stephen David
2016Cul De Sac CaineTVNZ
2016Filthy Rich Series 2Zave GoodfellowFilthy Productions Ltd
Dir. Various

Theatre.

2015"As You Like It" OrlandoShakespeare Globe Centre New Zealand
2015Napier operatic Society 'Evita' Che

Training.

The Actors Program Training - 2017
One on One Acting Technique - 2016, Miranda Harcourt
One on One American Accent 10 Week Course - 2016, Chirs Stewart
Undiscovered Country - 2016 Acting Intensive Workshop - 2016, Shane Bosher
"Acting for Humans" Workshop - Brita McVeigh - 2015
Level 2 Advanced 6 Week Workshop - Terri D'ath - 2015
Screen Acting - Miranda Harcourt - 2015
Selected to be part of the Shakespeare Globe Centre NZ's Young Shakespeare Company - 2015, Working with tutors from Globe Theatre, UK
US Accent Training and Audition Technique course - Terri D'ath - 2015
Attained three Trinity College diplomas in 2014: Diploma in Performing Arts, Diploma in Public Speaking (with Distinction), and Diploma in Musical Theatre (with Distinction). - 2014
Attended the National Shakespeare Schools Production course, Otago - selected from National finals - 2014