- Charles is a 2019 winner of the Chesley/Bumbalo Playwriting Award, which includes a 3-month residency at the Helene Wurlitzer Foundation of New Mexico in early 2020.
- Charles is a 2018-2019 Dramatists Guild Foundation Playwriting Fellow. In the Fellows program, he's working on a new play called STOPOVER, which had a reading at the Lark Play Development Center in March.
- Charles is developing something called IVANKAPLAY in concert with director Rachel Dart. Exciting news TK.