Artist Profiles

Sydney Charles

Chicago (acting): The Color Purple (Drury Lane Theatre); Nina Simone: Four Women (Northlight Theatre); Flyin’ West (American Blues Theater); Lottery Day, Father Comes Home From the Wars (Goodman Theatre); Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner (Court Theatre); Insurrection: Holding History (Stage Left Theatre); Spamilton Chicago (Royal George Theatre); An Octoroon (Definition Theatre Company); The Wiz (Kokandy Productions); Prowess (Jackalope Theatre); Dessa Rose (Bailiwick Chicago); among others. Chicago (directing): Deathscribe Festival of Horror Plays (WildClaw Theatre); His Shadow (16th Street Theater, associate director); The Shipment (Red Tape Theatre). Television: The Chi, The Haven, The T, Shameless. She is a proud artistic associate with Firebrand Theatre and is represented by Stewart Talent. Charles thanks God for every opportunity she is given and her circle for supporting her every step of the way. AEA, SAG-AFTRA. @mssydchas