Dieatra Blackburn


YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2019 - 2020Set Designer
The Eyes of Tammy Faye
Michael Showalter
Fox Searchlight
2019 - 2020Production Designer
Television / TV
Fortune Feimster Special
Krysia Plonka
Thank You Brain Productions
The McGlohon Theatre
2019Set Designer
The 24th
Kevin Wilmott
24th Productions
2016 - 2017Set Designer
Television / TV
UndergroundWGN - Woodridge Productions
2017Set Designer
2016Set Designer
Dirty DancingLionsgate
2014Set Designer
Magic Mike XXLIron Horse Entertainment
2014Set Designer
Television / TV
South of HellBlumhouse Productions
2013Set Designer
Television / TV
2011 - 2013Set Designer
Television / TV
Sleepy HollowFox Studio 1
2012Set Designer
We're the millersNewline Cinemas
2012Set Designer
Television / TV
2011Set Designer
Television / TV
HomelandFox Studio 21
  • Education

    2012Master of Fine Arts in Scene DesignThe University of North Carolina School of the Arts
    1994Bachelor of Arts in ArchitectureNC State University

    Industry Awards

    Charlotte Broadway World 2016 Award:

    Best Set Design - Rock of Ages

    Metrolina Theatre Awards:

    Best Set Design for a Drama - August Osage County

    Best Set Design for a Comedy - The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity

    Best Set Design for a Drama - Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo


    Adam Burke, Artistic Director & Director

    Children’s Theatre Charlotte **contact removed** email: **contact removed**

    Vivian Snipes, Artistic Director

    Lexington Children's Theatre **contact removed** email: **contact removed**

    Chip Decker, Artistic Director & Director

    Actor’s Theatre Charlotte **contact removed** ext. 23

    email: **contact removed**

    Additional Skills

    Registered Architect

    Art Director

    Production Designer

    About me

    Dee Blackburn works as a freelance Production Designer, Scenic Designer and Registered Architect. She has a wide range of experience due to her many qualifications. She enjoys working on set in the fast paced entertainment industry.

  • Skills

    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Languages Spoken
    • Swahili
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Community
    • Dance
    • Drama
    • Live Events
    • Musicals
    • Shakespeare
    Professional Memberships
    • IATSE (US)
    • USA 829 (US)