(Production Management Fellow)
Charlese Dawson (ATC Member since 2010) is the Production Management Fellow and the Stage Manager for all of ATC's productions in Season 12. Charlese has been involved in the theater community since she was in grade school, In 2016 she moved to NYC to pursue her dreams on a professional level. Charlese attended the American Musical and Dramatic Academy and graduated with an Associates in the Fine Arts. During her training in New York, Charlese took advantage of the jobs AMDA had to offer, one of them being a Spotlight Operator for the student showcases. Since then Charlese has been working both on and off of the stage. She came home to educate herself on the business side of the entertainment industry so that later down in her career she could possibly build her own production company with the purpose of uplifting Black artists.