Meet ...Blair Robertson - Actor
A degree from the University of Dundee can open many doors, even unusual ones. Take the story of Mechanical Engineering graduate, Blair Robertson. After graduation he decided that his path didn’t head in the engineering direction, instead he chose to follow his dream and become and actor – and he’s not looked back.
Who are you? Blair Robertson
Where are you from? Dundee
Where do you live? London
When did you graduate? 2011 & 2012
What do you do? Actor
What do you do at work? Currently playing Macduff in international tour of Macbeth
Have you got any memorable stories of your time here? Nothing I want to be publicised.
How would you describe the University to someone who doesn’t know the institution/city? A wonderful, open place for advancing your education, as well as being an incredible place for socialising and getting the most of the student experience
Why did you want to be an actor? I wanted to pursue an acting career during my years at the University of Dundee – after graduating I auditioned for the Royal Academy of Music in London and got in. Going into my fourth year in the industry I can’t imagine going back.
- Paper or Digital? Digital
- Tea or Coffee? Tea
- Facebook or Twitter? Facebook
- Pen or Pencil? Pen
- Morning or Afternoon? Morning
- Phone or Email? Phone
- English or Maths? Maths
- Books or Films? Films