Professor, School of Theater

MFA, Carnegie Mellon University
BA, University of Delaware

Contact Info

School of Theater

Terra Hall 619

215-717-6570

Charles Gilbert is an educator, writer, composer and director who has spent 40 years making provocative original work for the musical stage and training young artists for professional careers in musical theater. He headed the Musical Theater program at University of the Arts from its inception in 1990 until 2008, and served from 2008 to 2013 as director of the Brind School of Theater Arts.

Charles is a founding member and past president of the Musical Theater Educators Alliance. His book, The SAVI Singing Actor, will be published in summer 2019.