Charlie Maloney is a Virginian and a Navy Vietnam Veteran. He has a Bachelor’s degree of Fine Arts Degree in Acting from Virginia Commonwealth University, and Master’s of Fine Arts in Directing. A true Gemini. His life has been defined by two unique, separate and successful careers that presented concurrently in interesting ways. He was the Chief National Match Rifle-Smith for the First Army Marksmanship Training Unit, & Chief Gunsmith for 2 major commercial competition firearms suppliers, as well as maintaining his own business in that industry. Theatre was his love and passion, profession, and avocation since a teenager. By the time he retired from theatre in 2019, he had directed and performed in 200+ productions, independent films, and taught acting and directing. Charlie has traveled extensively throughout his life, including having spent time in Hong Kong, the setting for much of this work. He’s also a guitarist and advent reader.