Charlie Kenber

Resident Director

Charlie is a former Resident Assistant Director at Sheffield Theatres and graduate of Birkbeck’s MFA in Theatre Directing. He forms one half of theatrical partnership Kenber&Son and was a recipient of the John Fernald Award 2017.
Charlie’s directing credits include: Mary Shelley and her Frankenstein (Performance Lab, Sheffield); On Behalf of the People (2018 Tour; ‘Best Theatre Production’ Buxton Fringe); Love Song (The Holt, Sheffield); On Behalf of the People (NCMME/Tour); 4×15 (Sheffield Theatres); Inside and Outside of You (Theatre Delicatessen); FUSE (Sheffield Theatres), Couchsurfing (Hen & Chickens Theatre); Gulf (Camden People’s Theatre); DNA (Zoo Southside, Edinburgh); Broken Glass (Bloomsbury Theatre); The American Dream (Dogstar, Brixton) and The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui (Greenwood Theatre & Questor’s Theatre/RSC Open Stages).
As Associate Director: Silk: The Eternal Road (UKCI, Beijing) and we’re here because we’re here (National Theatre/14-18 NOW).
His Assistant Directing credits include: Flowers for Mrs Harris (Chichester Festival Theatre); The Habit of Art (UK Tour); Birdsong (UK Tour 2018); Flowers for Mrs Harris, The Nap, Waiting for Godot and Romeo & Juliet (all at Sheffield Theatres).