James works as a collaborator with the interdisciplinary artist group, DREAMWALKER, most recently appearing in their immersive performance ‘Dreamscape’ presented at Thymele Arts in Hollywood.
He is a company member of DC-based Brave Spirits Theatre, where he performed Amintor (The Maid’s Tragedy), Mistress Quickly, Archbishop of York (Henry IV, parts 1&2), and Zenarchus, Lapyrus (The Bloody Banquet). James originated the role of The Art Object in the world-premiere production of Caridad Svich’s Magnificent Waste (Factory 449), and performed the titular role in DC NPR-affiliate WAMU’s radio adaptation of Romeo and Juliet (Lean and Hungry Theater). Select additional credits include Yanek in Albert Camus’ Les Justes, Ken Puss Puss in Richard Foreman’s Paradise Hotel (Washington Shakespeare Co), and roles in Hamlet, Macbeth, and Twelfth Night (VpStart Crow).
He is currently pursuing his MFA in Acting at California Institute of the Arts.