Charles Pang is a Meisner-trained actor who performed the role of Leung in Leon Cheo's short film The 25th Filial Exemplar (2022 Tribeca Film Festival premiere), and as Tuck "Ralph" Ling in the presentation of Michael John LaChiusa's new musical American Eclipse.
In addition to his musical theatre training at the American Musical and Dramatic Academy (AMDA), he recently completed the 2-year Meisner Technique acting program at the Maggie Flanigan Studio under the tutelage of Charlie Sandlan. He has also studied with the Tony Award-nominated director Marcia Milgrom Dodge.
Charles made his professional debut in Pornography for the People (HERE Arts Center, New York), written by Ming Peiffer and directed by Kat Yen. He later starred in the musical Romance of the Western Chamber (TADA! Theater, New York), and appeared in the national tour of A Christmas Story: The Musical. He also received great reviews for his work in Made in China at 59E59 (Click here for the New York Times review.) and Sans Me at The Tank (Click here for the Theaterscene.org review.). Other selected theatre credits: A Midsummer Night's Dream (The Vainglory Theatre Team), The Monkey King: A Modern Musical (NAAP/Actors Temple Theater), The Story of Yu-Huan (Yangtze Rep/Theater for the New City). Other film credits: Wronged, June Mama.
Being born and raised in Hong Kong, Charles speaks Cantonese, English and Mandarin. He holds a business degree from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and is an avid manga reader. For six years, he has worked for the commemoration of Pvt. Danny Chen's passing. Charles has a keen interest in stories related to his culture and heritage, and looks forward to expanding the types of characters he can play in the American theatre scene.