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James Black

 

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Stage Credits

  [Los Angeles]
Los Angeles Revival, 2005
Eddie Mackrel
  [Regional (US)]
Reprise! Concert, 2004
Other Roles


James Black Awards and Nominations

 
Theatre World Awards - 1999 - Performance Gold Star
James Black, Not About Nightingales

James Black News

Bobby Cannavale, Joel Coen, Marlon James, and More Celebrate Cormac McCarthy at Symph Photo Bobby Cannavale, Joel Coen, Marlon James, and More Celebrate Cormac McCarthy at Symphony Space This Week
by Stephi Wild - Oct 24, 2022

Symphony Space's celebration of Cormac McCarthy takes place Wednesday, October 26, 2022 at 7pm in the Peter Jay Sharp Theatre (2537 Broadway).

Stephen Colbert and Marlon James to Join George Saunders for LIBERATION DAY Event at  Photo Stephen Colbert and Marlon James to Join George Saunders for LIBERATION DAY Event at Symphony Space
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 12, 2022

Symphony Space will present a special evening celebrating the publication of Booker Prize-winning author George Saunders’ new short story collection, Liberation Day. The event takes place Tuesday, October 18, at 7pm EST in the Peter Jay Sharp Theater at Symphony Space. Stephen Colbert (The Late Show with Stephen Colbert) will also perform.

Stephen Colbert, Tom Felton, Constance Wu, George R.R. Martin, & More Join Symphony S Photo Stephen Colbert, Tom Felton, Constance Wu, George R.R. Martin, & More Join Symphony Space 2022-23 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 29, 2022

Symphony Space has announced additional programming and participants in its 2022-23 season, an array of live events that bring literature to life, spark conversation, and provide intimate encounters with wide-ranging musical artists.

Interview: Brandon Hearnsberger of LEND ME A SOPRANO at Alley Theatre Photo Interview: Brandon Hearnsberger of LEND ME A SOPRANO at Alley Theatre
by Alric Davis - Sep 27, 2022

Singing, sanity and Shipley's! Check out this interview from Alley Theatre actor Brandon Hearnsberger as he discusses his role as Jerry in Ken Ludwig's Lend Me a Soprano!

Hugh Sheridan Sings Neil Diamond in New EP 'Solitary Man' Photo Hugh Sheridan Sings Neil Diamond in New EP 'Solitary Man'
by Michael Major - Sep 19, 2022

All tracks were produced by industry stalwart James Black with arrangements by Jamie  Messenger. Neil Diamond is extraordinarily popular in Australia, estimated per capita, more than any other  country in the world. His 1972 double concert album, Hot August Night, was a phenomenon here  spending 224 weeks on the Australian charts.

Hugh Sheridan's SOLITARY MAN Premieres At The Sydney Opera House Concert Hall And Mel Photo Hugh Sheridan's SOLITARY MAN Premieres At The Sydney Opera House Concert Hall And Melbourne Hamer Hall In October
by Grace Cutler - Aug 7, 2022

Get ready to buy tickets to SOLITARY MAN in Sydney and Melbourne

BWW Review: GLORIA at 4th Wall Theatre Company Presents a Smart and Seething Take on  Photo BWW Review: GLORIA at 4th Wall Theatre Company Presents a Smart and Seething Take on Violence in the Digital Age
by Luke Evans - Apr 1, 2022

What a gut punch of a play is Branden Jacob-Jenkins’s Gloria, and what a tight and well-paced rendition 4th Wall Theatre Company has offered. The script maintains a remarkable self-awareness that manages to stay ahead of the audience’s assumptions and even subvert them. All of this is tapped into to great effect by director James Black, along with a talented cast of actors. 

Photos: Opening Night of GLORIA at 4th Wall Theatre Photo Photos: Opening Night of GLORIA at 4th Wall Theatre
by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 26, 2022

4th Wall Theatre Company, Houston’s home for extraordinary performances up close, is proud to present the Houston Premiere production of the explosive Pulitzer Prize Finalist play GLORIA by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins.

2022 Douglas Lyons' Next Wave Initiative Winners Announced! Photo 2022 Douglas Lyons' Next Wave Initiative Winners Announced!
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 25, 2022

The 2022 winners of Douglas Lyons' Next Wave Initiative have been announced.  NWI is a developmental branch of The Directors Company committed to amplifying future Black voices in The American Theatre. Each winner will receive financial scholarships ranging from $500 to $1,959 to support their undergraduate or graduate education.

GLORIA Comes to 4th Wall Theatre Company in March Photo GLORIA Comes to 4th Wall Theatre Company in March
by Stephi Wild - Feb 17, 2022

4th Wall Theatre Company will present the Houston Premiere production of the explosive Pulitzer Prize Finalist play GLORIA by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins. 

James Black Videos

BWW TV: Alley Theatre Rings In The Holidays With A CHRISTMAS CAROL Videoplay
BWW TV: Alley Theatre Rings In The Holidays With A CHRISTMAS CAROL

by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 18, 2019

The Alley Theatre and Rob Melrose, Artistic Director of the Tony Award¬ģ-winning Alley Theatre, announce the cast and creative team of Alley's holiday tradition, A Christmas Carol - A Ghost Story of Christmas.

VIDEO EXCLUSIVE: Get A Look At CLEO At The Alley Theatre Videoplay
VIDEO EXCLUSIVE: Get A Look At CLEO At The Alley Theatre

by Alan Henry - Apr 23, 2018

Set during the filming of the disastrous 1963 movie Cleopatra, Cleo is the story of the scandalous romance of Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton. Now Through Aproil 29 . Tickets at alleytheatre.org

VIDEO: AMERICAN IDOL's Harry Connick Jr. Talks Jazz Idols & More on 'Tonight'
by Caryn Robbins - Jan 6, 2015

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, host Jimmy Fallon and Harry Connick Jr. talk about his album Pure Dixieland that Harry recorded as a kid.


James Black Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has James Black been nominated for?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Not About Nightingales .

What awards has James Black won?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Not About Nightingales.