Training: Royal Academy of Music (Winner of Toni Fell competition and Hilda Deane Award for Outstanding Achievement), Royal Central School of Speech and Drama.
Theatre includes: Park Keeper/Von Hussler (understudy George Banks) in Mary Poppins (international tour), Bamatabois (understudy Javert and Bishop of Digne) in Les Misérables (international tour), Mr Etches in the original London cast of Titanic (Southwark Playhouse and Toronto), Michaud in Thérèse Raquin (Park Theatre), Gringoire in Quasimodo (King’s Head Theatre). As Director, Bye Bye Birdie (All Star Productions) and Morker (Southwark Playhouse). As Asst Director, Carousel (Arcola) and Bat Boy (Southwark Playhouse).
Workshops include: Daniel in Babylon (Solid Rainbow).
Recordings include: Thérèse Raquin (Jay Records).
Concerts include: Her Majesty the Queen’s 90th Birthday Celebration (Windsor Castle), Berlin – a new musical (Bloomsbury Theatre), You Are Home (St. James Studio), BBC Radio Anniversary Concert (Radio House Theatre) and Anya Hindmarch: The Handbag Chorus (London Fashion Week).
Les Misérables marks James’ West End debut.