Cherelle Guyton Multifacted Creative Designer
Artistry of Hair and Wig Design
Cherelle Guyton, MBA, is an Ashland, Oregon based designer specializing in Inclusive Hair, Wig, and Makeup design. She owns and operates C Stylez U, LLC a bi-coastal theatrical hair, wig and makeup design business providing inclusive design training, consulting, and custom wig services to theatres and universities throughout the country.
Cherelle, an SC native, is the former Hair/Wig Manager and Salon Director at the 86-year-old Oregon Shakespeare Festival, where she became the first Hair and Wig Designer in 2018. Cherelle designed and directed the construction of the OSF Hair Salon (2018), the nation’s first and only theatre owned salon space, dedicated to the inclusion of BIPOC people where all are provided with equitable and professional hair services.
Oregon Shakespeare Festival: Wig/Hair Designer: Mother Road, Alice in Wonderland, How to Catch Creation. Wig/Hair Designer, Romeo and Juliet. Wig Master: Midsummer Nights Dream, Copper Children, Confederates (pandemic), Destiny of Desire, Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, UniSon. ED&I Hair Texture Consultant: The Wiz, Head Over Heels, Into the Woods. Wig/ Hair Technician: The Cocoanuts, A Wrinkle in Time, Pericles, Antony and Cleopatra, Twelfth Night. Regional: Wig/Hair Designer: Citrus (Northern Stage); In The Heights (Dallas Theatre Center); Penny Candy (Dallas Theatre Center); School Girls; or, The African Mean Girls Play (Kansas City Repertory); A Wonder in My Soul (Baltimore Center Stage); Twelfth Night (Shakespeare in Detroit).