Charles R. Miller is a Professor and the Director of Theatre at Pellissippi. He was the co-founder and Producing Artistic Director of the Smoky Mountain Shakespeare Festival for eight years. He has worked as an actor or director at the Clarence Brown Theatre, American Stage, Asolo Theater, Porthouse Theatre, and the Idaho Shakespeare Festival. He has worked as voice coach and fight choreographer for the University of Tennessee and the Clarence Brown Theatre. He is a certified associate teacher of Fitzmaurice Voicework®. He has been recognized as an Actor/Combatant by the Society of American Fight Directors and has done the fight choreography for over two dozen shows. He holds an MFA from Southern Methodist University and a BFA from the University of Idaho.