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James Patrick Nelson

 
Bio:
James Patrick Nelson has appeared Off-Broadway in Three Sisters with Maggie Gyllenhaal and Peter Sarsgaard, A Midsummer Night's Dream with Bebe Neuwirth and Christina Ricci, Ivanov with Ethan Hawke and Joely Richardson (Classic Stage Company) Rutherford and Son (Mint Theater Company), and The Death ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
James Patrick Nelson has appeared Off-Broadway in Three Sisters with Maggie Gyllenhaal and Peter Sarsgaard, A Midsummer Night's Dream with Bebe Neuwirth and Christina Ricci, Ivanov with Ethan Hawke and Joely Richardson (Classic Stage Company) Rutherford and Son (Mint Theater Company), and The Death ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Classic Stage Company Production, 2012
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Classic Stage Company Production, 2012
Snug
Fairy
  [Off-Broadway]
Classic Stage Company Revival, 2011
Fedotik

James Patrick Nelson Biography

James Patrick Nelson has appeared Off-Broadway in Three Sisters with Maggie Gyllenhaal and Peter Sarsgaard, A Midsummer Night's Dream with Bebe Neuwirth and Christina Ricci, Ivanov with Ethan Hawke and Joely Richardson (Classic Stage Company) Rutherford and Son (Mint Theater Company), and The Death of Bessie Smith (New Brooklyn Theater).

He was nominated for two Innovative Theater awards for the world premier of Old Familiar Faces in the NYC Fringe, and he recently starred in the Outliers Theatre Company's inaugural production of The Maids.

His first play, The Second Sun, has received numerous workshops around town and most recently played at the Signature Theater Center. He has adapted the play into a feature film, which recently wrapped production with Michael Mailer Films. James is starring in the hilarious ensemble feature film "Love in Kilnerry," and the sci-fi feature film "Being," which are both currently in production. And he plays the title character in the upcoming feature film "Adam," for which he also wrote the screenplay.

James received a Helen Hayes Award for Outstanding Ensemble for the critically acclaimed sold-out production of Sense and Sensibility at the Folger Theater in DC, directed by Eric Tucker.

Additional regional theater includes Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead (Mirror Rep), Pericles (Berkeley Repertory Theater), The Group (Actors Theate of Louisville),
Duchess of Malfi (Actors' Shakespeare Project), Galileo (Central Square Theatre), The Norman Conquests (Depot Theater), Much Ado About Nothing, The Tempest (Olney Theater), and a year long national tour of Romeo and Juliet, All's Well That Ends Well, Knight of the Burning Pestle, and A Christmas Carol (American Shakespeare Center).

Additional Film/TV: "Tin Man" (NBC pilot), "In Between Men" (New York Television Festival), ‚ÄúHappy Hour Feminism‚ÄĚ (BIFF, Best Comedy Short), "Albatross" (Cannes), and the forthcoming "Finer Homes and Gangsters".

James is currently developing three additional feature screenplays and an episodic television series.

Education: BFA Boston University, London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts, Los Angeles County High School for the Arts.




James Patrick Nelson News

LOVE IN KILNERRY Now Available To Rent On Amazon And iTunes Photo LOVE IN KILNERRY Now Available To Rent On Amazon And iTunes
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 22, 2022

Just in time for the holidays, the comedy feature LOVE IN KILNERRY is now available to rent! The film will also be available in the UK/Ireland on December 6th and debuts in Australia on January 10, 2023.

Cast and Creative Team Announced for MEMORIAL World Premiere at Pan Asian Repertory T Photo Cast and Creative Team Announced for MEMORIAL World Premiere at Pan Asian Repertory Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 16, 2022

Launching its 46th Milestone Season, Pan Asian Repertory Theatre has announced as a tribute to the Chinese architect Maya Lin with deep respect for her courage and creativity, the titanic role of 'Maya' will be played by two actors - Angel Lin and Nancy Ma - in alternation for the world premiere of Memorial by Livian Yah.

LOVE IN KILNERRY Will Debut This Tuesday October 25th On ITunes! Photo LOVE IN KILNERRY Will Debut This Tuesday October 25th On ITunes!
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 21, 2022

The feature film comedy hit Love in Kilnerry will debut this Tuesday Oct 25th on iTunes (with 30 minutes of extras), Amazon, Google Play, and VUDU. Love In Kilnerry recently became one of the longest running films of 2022 in theaters. It scored 91% on Rotten Tomatoes and has already won 45 awards and 26 nominations in worldwide festivals.

Sunday Morning Michael Dale: Ukrainian Children Coming To Brooklyn in a Play They Pre Photo Sunday Morning Michael Dale: Ukrainian Children Coming To Brooklyn in a Play They Premiered in a Bomb Shelter
by Michael Dale - Jul 17, 2022

Irondale is arranging for Ukrainian solider Oleg Onechchak's ensemble of child actors to give two performances in Brooklyn of Mom On Skype, which was originally performed in a warehouse-turned-bomb-shelter in the city of Lviv.

Potomac Theatre Project's 35th Season To Include Plays By Caryl Churchill, Steven Ber Photo Potomac Theatre Project's 35th Season To Include Plays By Caryl Churchill, Steven Berkoff, Robert Chesley, and More
by Grace Cutler - Jul 9, 2022

This season’s line-up includes SEX, GRIFT AND DEATH, an evening of one act plays by Steven Berkoff and Caryl Churchill, directed by Richard Romagnoli and Cheryl Faraone, and REVERSE TRANSCRIPTION, an evening of two intertwined one act plays by Robert Chesley, Jim Petosa and Jonathan Adler, directed by Jim Petosa.

Potomac Theatre Project Announces 35th Season Photo Potomac Theatre Project Announces 35th Season
by Stephi Wild - Jun 13, 2022

PTP/NYC (Potomac Theatre Project), in association with Middlebury College, proudly presents its 35th repertory season, running July 5 - 31, 2022 in a limited Off-Broadway engagement at The Atlantic Stage 2 (330 West 16th Street). Previews begin July 5 and openings begin July 10.

Potomac Theatre Project to Present 35th Repertory Season Off-Broadway at The Atlantic Photo Potomac Theatre Project to Present 35th Repertory Season Off-Broadway at The Atlantic Stage 2
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 9, 2022

PTP/NYC (Potomac Theatre Project), in association with Middlebury College, will present its 35th repertory season, running July 5 - 31, 2022 in a limited Off-Broadway engagement at The Atlantic Stage 2 (330 West 16th Street). Previews begin July 5 and openings begin July 10.

PTP/NYC Announces Off-Broadway Season At Atlantic Stage 2 Photo PTP/NYC Announces Off-Broadway Season At Atlantic Stage 2
by Stephi Wild - Jun 9, 2022

PTP/NYC (Potomac Theatre Project), in association with Middlebury College, has announced its 35th repertory season, running July 5 - 31, 2022 in a limited Off-Broadway engagement at The Atlantic Stage 2 (330 West 16th Street).

VIDEO: Go Inside Opening Night of SLAVE PLAY in Los Angeles Photo VIDEO: Go Inside Opening Night of SLAVE PLAY in Los Angeles
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 28, 2022

Last week marked opening night of the West Coast premiere of playwright Jeremy O. Harris' unflinching new work Slave Play in Los Angeles at the Center Theatre Group / Mark Taper Forum now through March 13, 2022.

Review Roundup: Critics Sound Off On SLAVE PLAY At Mark Taper Forum Photo Review Roundup: Critics Sound Off On SLAVE PLAY At Mark Taper Forum
by Review Roundups - Feb 21, 2022

Last week marked opening night of the West Coast premiere of playwright Jeremy O. Harris' unflinching new work Slave Play in Los Angeles at the Center Theatre Group / Mark Taper Forum now through March 13, 2022. What did the critics have to say?

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VIDEO: Go Inside Opening Night of SLAVE PLAY in Los Angeles Videoplay
VIDEO: Go Inside Opening Night of SLAVE PLAY in Los Angeles

by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 28, 2022

Last week marked opening night of the West Coast premiere of playwright Jeremy O. Harris' unflinching new work Slave Play in Los Angeles at the Center Theatre Group / Mark Taper Forum now through March 13, 2022.