TV and Film

Dacre has consulted and appeared in recent film documentaries about vampires in literature and popular culture including The Real Vampire Files (2010, History Channel), Secrets of the Dead (2016, PBS) and Mysteries at the Museum, (2017, Travel Channel).

Dacre on Secrets of the Dead: Vampire Legend (Full Episode)

Dacre on The Real Vampire Files (Clip)


Gypsy Poet Radio

Cringe with Marc Van Bluck

Other Appearances

Dacre has become well known and a respected figure in the world of Vampires in both academia and popular culture. He lectures and makes presentations entitled Stoker on Stoker The Mysteries Behind the Writing of Dracula in the U.S. and abroad at various engagements, including:

  • 2012 Comic Con, New York, NY | Underground Film Festival, Dun Laoghaire, Dublin, Ireland | Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland | National Library of Ireland, Dublin, Ireland | University of Hull, Hull and Whitby, England | University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield,  England, London | Dracula Society, London, England | World Horror Convention, Salt Lake City, UT, USA | Theatre Alhambra, Theatre en Anglais, Paris, France
  • 2013 Historical Haunts Tour (Providence RI Newport RI) | Mark Twain House, Hartford CT | Garde Theater, New London CT | Romania: Bran Castle, Hotel Castle Dracula, Samuel von Brukenthal High School, Sibiu.
  • 2014 Historical Haunts Tour (Salem MA, Portland ME, Rockland ME, Woonsocket RI) | Exhibition Dracula History & Myth: (consultant) National History Museum Taipei, Taiwan | US Navy Base, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
  • 2015 Whitby UK | Horror Con Sheffield UK | Historical Haunts Tour Salem MA | Saluda NC | Horror Writers and World Horror Convention Atlanta GA.
  • 2016 International Vampire Film and Arts Festival, Sighisoara, Romania | Columbia College, Columbia SC | Sensoria Arts Festival, Charlotte NC | Monsterama, Atlanta Ga | Hendersonville NC Public Library | Bishops College School, Lennoxville, Canada | Airbnb “Night at Bran Castle”, Transylvania.
  • 2017 Chattacon, Chattanooga TN | AnachroCon Atlanta GA | AgamaCon Aiken SC | Vulcan Industries Seattle WA | Whitby Goth Weekend, Whitby UK | Dragon Con Atlanta GA | University of North Georgia, Monsterama Atlanta GA | UK Tour: University of Northumbria, Cardiff Wales, Haworth Yorkshire, Kilmarnock Arms Hotel Cruden Bay, Edinburgh Horror Festival, University of Glasgow.
  • 2018 Pensacon Pensacola FL | Stokercon Providence RI | Spooky Isles, London
    UK. | Dragon Con | Monsterama | Edinburgh Horror Festival | Boston Book Festival | University of Virginia | University of Tennessee Chattanooga
  • 2019 Savannah Book Festival | Pensacon Comic Con | Jambalaya Writers Festival, New Orleans | Vapriikki Museum | Tampere Finland, University of Tampere | Tomorrows Ghost Festival Whitby UK | Peterhead Library, Scotland | HWA StokerCon Grand Rapids MI | Columbia County Library Eans GA | Sevierville Library, Sevierville TN | ConCarolinas Charlotte NC.