Shanna Bess


Shanna started her acting career freshmen year of high school in Manassas Park Virginia. From there she went to East Carolina University to peruse a Bachelors degree in Fine Arts. Alas it wasn't enough for this thrill seeking gal so she ditched the country life and moved to the big city. Shanna is a recent graduate of the New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts (NYCDA) and proud of it!


For the past seven years Shanna has played theatre roles ranging from Tituba in Arthur Miller's: The Crucible, to Lady Macbeth. Focusing more on TV in Film, Shanna has fired off her post graduation career with 3 recent lead roles in independent films as well as starting a new web series with The New School.


When not gracing the small screen Shanna can be found in arms reach of the industry as the head of the Children's Division at Silver Models/ Chelsea Talent Management.


Shanna is very excited to be reopening Dog Sees God with her friends and colleges and is  extremely proud to be apart of The Blockheads. She invites everyone to please Come and Play!

The Blockheads Collective are proud contributors to the Indie Theater Fund
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