Sydney Charles headshot

Sydney Charles

Actor, Activist, Art Maker, and Creator

Sydney Charles is an actor, activist, art maker, and creator. Selected theater credits include: The Color Purple (Drury Lane); Nina Simone: Four Women (Northlight Theatre); Flyin' West (American Blues Theatrer); and Lottery Day and Father Comes Home from the Wars (Goodman Theatre). Sydney can also be seen in television episodes of The Haven, The T, Shameless, and The Chi. She has lent her directing eye to Steppenwolf Theatre Company, 16th Street Theater, and Red Tape Theatre. She is particularly proud to be an artistic associate with Firebrand Theatre. Sydney thanks God for every opportunity she is able to experience and her circle for supporting her every step of the way. She is represented by Stewart Talent and is a member of AEA/SAG-AFTRA.

Featured Artworks

  •  Sydney Charles artwork "Lottery Day" Goodman Theatre
  •  Sydney Charles artwork "The Color Purple" Drury Lane
  •  Sydney Charles artwork "Nina Simone: Four Women" Northlight Theatre
  •  Sydney Charles artwork "Father Comes Home from the Wars" Goodman Theatre