James is a graduate of the National Academy of Singing and Dramatic Art (NASDA) with a Bachelor of Performing Arts.
Jesus Christ Superstar is James’ debut performance at The Court Theatre. His previous theatre credits include Raoul in Phantom of the Opera (Musical Theatre Dunedin); The Black Dog of Depression in State Highway 48 (Old Rockers); Pinkie in Flagons and Foxtrots (Fortune Theatre) and most recently as Javert in Les Misérables (Showbiz Christchurch).
James has worked throughout New Zealand for various theatre in education companies and is currently training at the New Zealand Graduate School of Education to become a secondary school drama and music teacher.
- 2018 - Jesus Christ Superstar - Pilate