Musical Theatre / Acting / Vocal Instructor

Kenan Starnes is an award-winning, Charlotte based actor whose past few years have been spent exploring the world of acting for the camera and performing on stage. He has worked professionally in Atlanta, Charlotte, Richmond, and many other areas surrounding the Southeast, and has been on projects spanning from high-budget feature films and commercials, to low budget short films and musical productions. Kenan’s professional endeavors have proven beneficial as they have lead to accomplishments such as: Best Teen Actor at Talent Inc. Showcase (2022), Top 6 Best Actor at the Blumey Awards (2022), and an Associates Degree in Arts. Some notable roles include: Jack Kelly in Newsies the Musical (2022), Nicely-Nicely Johnson in Guys and Dolls (2020), Marcus in Formative Years (2023), and The Critic in Appetite (2023).

Kenan’s professional training in vocal performance, acting for the camera, audition techniques, and musical theatre, has created a desire to perform and to share his experience and knowledge with aspiring actors and vocalists!