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James Russell

 
Birth Place:
Scotland
Bio:
James Russell NY THEATRE CREDITS- Juno and the Paycock (Irish Rep), The Freedom of the City (Irish Rep), Hamlet (NY Factory dir. Tim Carroll), Tis Pity She's a Whore (The Tank dir. Louisa Proske), Major Barbara (The Shaw Project), Babette's Feast (Threads Theatre Co.) REGIONAL THEATRE CREDITS- The ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: Scotland

Bio:
James Russell NY THEATRE CREDITS- Juno and the Paycock (Irish Rep), The Freedom of the City (Irish Rep), Hamlet (NY Factory dir. Tim Carroll), Tis Pity She's a Whore (The Tank dir. Louisa Proske), Major Barbara (The Shaw Project), Babette's Feast (Threads Theatre Co.) REGIONAL THEATRE CREDITS- The ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Irish Repertory Theatre Off-Broadway Premiere, 2020
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Irish Rep O'Casey Cycle Production, 2019
The Young Covey
  [Off-Broadway]
Irish Rep O'Casey Cycle Production, 2019
Charles Bentham
  [Off-Broadway]
Irish Rep O'Casey Cycle Production, 2019
Donal Davoren
  [Off-Broadway]
Irish Repertory Theatre 2017 Return Engagement, 2017
Freddy Malins
  [Off-Broadway]
Irish Repertory 2016 Off-Broadway Revival, 2016
Freddy Malins
  [Off-Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2016
Laurence
  [Off-Broadway]
Irish Repertory Theatre Production, 2012
Michael
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1947
Dancer
Dancing Boy
  [Broadway]
1907
The Kicker
  [Broadway]
1907
Betsy Brief
Frau Sweinburger
Jeanette
Jim McCann
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1901
Marie Malonie

Productions

 
[Broadway, 1949]
Scenic Designer

Photos

Akshay Sharan, Emily Burnett, James Russell-Morley Photo

Akshay Sharan, Emily Burnett, James Russell-Morley

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Emily Burnett, Akshay Sharan and James Russell-Morley Photo

Emily Burnett, Akshay Sharan and James Russell-Morley

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01/31/2020
James Russell-Morley, Akshay Sharan, Emily Burnett Photo

James Russell-Morley, Akshay Sharan, Emily Burnett

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01/31/2020
James Russell-Morley, Akshay Sharan, Emily Burnett Photo

James Russell-Morley, Akshay Sharan, Emily Burnett

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01/31/2020
Emily Burnett, James Russell-Morley and Akshay Sharan Photo

Emily Burnett, James Russell-Morley and Akshay Sharan

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01/31/2020

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Irish Repertory Theatre Off-Broadway Premiere, 2020
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Irish Rep O'Casey Cycle Production, 2019
The Young Covey

  [Off-Broadway]
Irish Rep O'Casey Cycle Production, 2019
Charles Bentham

  [Off-Broadway]
Irish Rep O'Casey Cycle Production, 2019
Donal Davoren

  [Off-Broadway]
Irish Repertory Theatre 2017 Return Engagement, 2017
Freddy Malins

  [Off-Broadway]
Irish Repertory 2016 Off-Broadway Revival, 2016
Freddy Malins

  [Off-Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2016
Laurence

  [Off-Broadway]
Irish Repertory Theatre Production, 2012
Michael

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1947
Dancer

Dancing Boy

  [Broadway]
1907
The Kicker

  [Broadway]
1907
Betsy Brief

Frau Sweinburger

Jeanette

Jim McCann

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1901
Marie Malonie

Productions

Scenic Designer

James Russell Biography

James Russell
NY THEATRE CREDITS- Juno and the Paycock (Irish Rep), The Freedom of the City (Irish Rep), Hamlet (NY Factory dir. Tim Carroll), Tis Pity She's a Whore (The Tank dir. Louisa Proske), Major Barbara (The Shaw Project), Babette's Feast (Threads Theatre Co.) REGIONAL THEATRE CREDITS- The Playboy of the Western World, The Liar, A Midsummer Night's Dream (Shakespeare Theatre of NJ). TELEVISION- Blue Bloods (CBS), Deception (NBC).




James Russell News

Irish Rep Announces Winter 2022 Season Photo Irish Rep Announces Winter 2022 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 4, 2022

Irish Repertory Theatre announced today two productions, two special one-night-only performances and one streaming event for their upcoming winter 2022 season.

Tennessee Shakespeare Co. Brings A CHRISTMAS CAROL: CHARLES DICKENS' DRAMATIC PREMIER Photo Tennessee Shakespeare Co. Brings A CHRISTMAS CAROL: CHARLES DICKENS' DRAMATIC PREMIER READING IN BOSTON
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 19, 2020

Tennessee Shakespeare Company Founder and Producing Artistic Director Dan McCleary plays the most popular writer of the 19th Century on stage in the theatre's next Dr. Greta McCormick Coger Literary Salon, A Christmas Carol: Charles Dickens' Dramatic Premier Reading in Boston. 

REVELATION: THE MUSICAL to Have Live Virtual Film Premiere Party Photo REVELATION: THE MUSICAL to Have Live Virtual Film Premiere Party
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 18, 2020

Off-Broadway's REVELATION: THE MUSICAL will have a Live Virtual Film Premiere Party on Friday, November 27! 2020 marks the 10 year anniversary of Revelation: The Musical. This brand new film features over 60 cast members and never-before-seen footage from the past 10 years!

Stephan James Joins AMERICAN SON With Russell Crowe Photo Stephan James Joins AMERICAN SON With Russell Crowe
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 28, 2020

Deadline reports that Stephan James is in final conversations to star opposite Russell Crowe in 'American Son.'

Irish Rep Announces LADY G Extension and Upcoming Performances Photo Irish Rep Announces LADY G Extension and Upcoming Performances
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 2, 2020

After a strong critical & audience response, Irish Repertory Theatre (Charlotte Moore, Artistic Director and Ciar√°n O'Reilly, Producing Director) announced today a one-week extension for Lady G: Plays and Whisperings of Lady Gregory. Lady G is written by Lady Augusta Gregory with additional material by Ciar√°n O'Reilly (Dublin Carol), and direction by O'Reilly. Originally set to close on March 22, 2020, Lady G will now play in the W. Scott McLucas Studio Theatre through March 29, 2020.

Photo Flash: UK Premiere of THE BEE IN ME at The Unicorn Theatre Photo Photo Flash: UK Premiere of THE BEE IN ME at The Unicorn Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 31, 2020

The Unicorn Theatre's Associate Director Rachel Bagshaw directs Emily Burnett, James Russell-Morley and Akshay Sharan in the UK premiere of The Bee In Me.

Unicorn Theatre Announces Casting For THE BEE IN ME Photo Unicorn Theatre Announces Casting For THE BEE IN ME
by Stephi Wild - Jan 16, 2020

The Unicorn Theatre's Associate Director Rachel Bagshaw directs Emily Burnett, James Russell-Morley and Akshay Sharan in the UK premiere of The Bee In Me.

Irish Repertory Theatre Has Announced the Full Cast of LADY G and an Extension for LO Photo Irish Repertory Theatre Has Announced the Full Cast of LADY G and an Extension for LONDON ASSURANCE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 9, 2020

Irish Repertory Theatre (Charlotte Moore, Artistic Director and Ciarán O'Reilly, Producing Director) has announced the cast & creative team for Lady G: Plays and Whisperings of Lady Gregory. Lady G is written by Lady Augusta Gregory with additional material by Ciarán O'Reilly (Dublin Carol), with direction by O'Reilly. Previews begin in the W. Scott McLucas Studio Theatre on February 12, 2020, with opening night set for February 19, 2020, for a limited engagement through March 22, 2020.

BAM Will Be Presenting THE END OF EDDY, An Adaptation of Edouard Louis' Coming-Of-Age Photo BAM Will Be Presenting THE END OF EDDY, An Adaptation of Edouard Louis' Coming-Of-Age Story
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 25, 2019

Edouard Louis' powerful 2014 autobiographical novel, The End of Eddy, was published when he was 21 and immediately put him on the literary map. A coming-of-age story of a young gay man facing homophobia in a French village, the book also reveals the hopelessness and violence of a depressed, post-industrial region. Eddy's path to survival is a?oea mesmerizing story about difference and adolescencea??a?? (The New York Times).

Pandora Productions Announces a Musical Lineup of Classics and Regional Premieres for Photo Pandora Productions Announces a Musical Lineup of Classics and Regional Premieres for the 2019-2020 Season
by Sarah Hookey - Jul 16, 2019

Pandora Productions, Louisville's only theatre company dedicated and most trusted to tell the stories of the LGBTQ community, is announcing plans for the 2019-2020 Season.

James Russell Videos

STAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes of Irish Rep's JUNO AND THE PAYCOCK
by Stage Tube - Oct 18, 2013

Off-Broadway's award-winning Irish Repertory Theatre launches its 26th season with a revival of Sean O'Casey's JUNO AND THE PAYCOCK, directed by Irish Rep Artistic Director Charlotte Moore. With a cast that features, among others, J. Smith-Cameron as Juno Boyle, Ciaran O'Reilly as 'Captain' Jack Boyle, and John Keating as Joxer Daly, JUNO AND THE PAYCOCK opens on Sunday, October 20th on the Francis J. Greenburger Mainstage of the Irish Repertory Theatre (132 West 22nd Street). Click below for a look behind the scenes!

STAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes with Brian Friel's THE FREEDOM OF THE CITY at Irish Rep
by Stage Tube - Oct 11, 2012

In the video below, check out a behind-the-scenes look at Brian Friel's THE FREEDOM OF THE CITY at The Irish Repertory Theatre. Directed by Ciar√°n O'Reilly, this limited engagement runs through November 25th only.


James Russell Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has James Russell been in?
James Russell has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

How many West End shows has James Russell been in?
James Russell has not appeared in the West End