Charlotte Sutton CDG will join the company later this year.

Charlotte Sutton
Charlotte Sutton
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Charlotte Sutton CDG is our new Head of Casting, beginning this autumn.

Currently an Artistic Associate of the Young Vic, Charlotte was the Casting Associate at Chichester Festival Theatre from 2017 to 2023. Her credits include Best of Enemies, Fairview and Death of a Salesman at the Young Vic, and AssassinsLocal Hero and The Famous Five at Chichester Festival Theatre.

She will start her new role at the RSC in November.

Charlotte Sutton CDG

“I am delighted to be joining the RSC at such a pivotal moment for the organisation. Growing up in nearby Leicestershire, the RSC formed a key part of my formative theatregoing experience, and has remained so. In tandem with the team at the company, we will strive for casting that is bold, ambitious, inclusive, and exciting. I look forward to working with Daniel and Tamara to build on the RSC’s long tradition of excellence in this thrilling new chapter.”

Tamara Harvey and Daniel Evans, RSC Artistic Directors

“We’re over the moon that Charlotte will be the RSC’s new Head of Casting. Her vast experience – both in the commercial and subsidised sectors – spans Shakespeare, the classics, musicals and new plays. She has worked with so many of our most innovative directors, has a keen eye for emerging talent, and cares deeply about inclusion and fostering exceptional artists. We can’t wait to get started.”

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