Nikki M James Biography


2011 Tony Award Winner: Best Featured Actress in a Musical. Broadway: All Shook Up (Lorraine), The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. Other Theatre: Romeo and Juliet (Juliet), Caesar and Cleopatra (Cleopatra opposite Christopher Plummer) at Stratford Shakespeare Festival, Dorothy in The Wiz (Craig Noel Award) La Jolla Playhouse, Adela in Bernarda Alba (Lincoln Center Theater), Otillie in House of Flowers (City Center Encores!), Walmartopia (Off Broadway), Workshops: Lizzie in Baby (Papermill/NJPAC), Beehive on Broadway TV: "30 Rock," "Law & Order: Criminal Intent," "Third Watch," "The Jury." Holds a BFA in Drama from NYU.