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Willow James

 
Bio:
Willow James is a Chicagoland-based actor, director and sound designer. He is passionate about new works and centering the stories of historically underrepresented people. He's worked with Victory Gardens Theatre, Definition Theatre, Phoenix Theatre Indianapolis and others. He is an Artistic ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Willow James is a Chicagoland-based actor, director and sound designer. He is passionate about new works and centering the stories of historically underrepresented people. He's worked with Victory Gardens Theatre, Definition Theatre, Phoenix Theatre Indianapolis and others. He is an Artistic ... (read complete bio)
 

 

Willow James Biography

Willow James is a Chicagoland-based actor, director and sound designer. He is passionate about new works and centering the stories of historically underrepresented people. He's worked with Victory Gardens Theatre, Definition Theatre, Phoenix Theatre Indianapolis and others. He is an Artistic Associate and Resident Sound Designer at Artemisia Theatre as well as an ensemble member at Pocket Theatre VR. Willow is represented by Dream Team Talent Agency.




Willow James News

Artemisia Theatre to Present World Premiere of TITLE X, About the Struggle for Aborti Photo Artemisia Theatre to Present World Premiere of TITLE X, About the Struggle for Abortion Rights in America
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 19, 2022

Artemisia Theatre will present the world premiere of Title X, a searing and powerful play about the the struggle for abortion rights in America, November 25 - December 18, 2022 at Theater Wit.

First Floor Theater to Launch 10th Season With Chicago Premiere of BOTTICELLI IN THE  Photo First Floor Theater to Launch 10th Season With Chicago Premiere of BOTTICELLI IN THE FIRE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 23, 2022

First Floor Theater will launch its Tenth Season with the Chicago premiere of Jordan Tannahill’s Botticelli in the Fire, a hot-blooded queering of Renaissance Italy that questions the value of art at the collapse of society.

Cast Announced for First Floor Theater's Chicago Premiere of BOTTICELLI IN THE FIRE Photo Cast Announced for First Floor Theater's Chicago Premiere of BOTTICELLI IN THE FIRE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 25, 2022

First Floor Theater is launching its Tenth Season with the Chicago premiere of Jordan Tannahill’s Botticelli in the Fire, a hot-blooded queering of Renaissance Italy that questions the value of art at the collapse of society.

The Story Theatre's MARIE ANTOINETTE AND THE MAGICAL NEGROES Extends at Raven Theatre Photo The Story Theatre's MARIE ANTOINETTE AND THE MAGICAL NEGROES Extends at Raven Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jul 14, 2022

Due to popular demand, The Story Theatre's Chicago premiere of  Marie Antoinette and the Magical Negroes is pleased to add one additional week of performances, extending through Sunday, July 24, 2022 on Raven Theatre's Schwartz Stage, 6157 N. Clark St. (at Granville) in Chicago.

The Chicago Premiere of MARIE ANTOINETTE AND THE MAGICAL NEGROES Is Performing At The Photo The Chicago Premiere of MARIE ANTOINETTE AND THE MAGICAL NEGROES Is Performing At The Story Theatre This Summer
by Grace Cutler - Jul 1, 2022

The Story Theatre will present the Chicago premiere of MARIE ANTOINETTE AND THE MAGICAL NEGROES, written and directed by Chicago playwright and Governing Ensemble Member Terry Guest. This new play, which explores rebellion and Black liberation through the lens of the French Revolution, will play June 30 ‚Äď July 17, 2022.

Photos: Redtwist Theater's Modern Adaptation of ANTIGONE Opens This Sunday Photo Photos: Redtwist Theater's Modern Adaptation of ANTIGONE Opens This Sunday
by Grace Cutler - Jun 25, 2022

Redtwist Theater's Modern Adaptation of ANTIGONE Opens This Sunday. Sophoklese’ Tragedy is given a modern adaptation by Anne Carson, directed by Christine Freije and starring Redtwist Company Members Brian Parry and Sarah Sapperstein.

VIDEO: See Clips from CULLUD WATTAH At Victory Gardens Photo VIDEO: See Clips from CULLUD WATTAH At Victory Gardens
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 24, 2022

Victory Gardens Theater preesents the final show in its 2021/22 Mainstage Season, the regional premiere of cullud wattah, written by Erika Dickerson-Despenza and directed by Lili-Anne Brown. 

Photos: First Look At CULLUD WATTAH At Victory Gardens Photo Photos: First Look At CULLUD WATTAH At Victory Gardens
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 20, 2022

On June 19, 2022, Victory Gardens Theater opened the regional premiere of cullud wattah, written by Erika Dickerson-Despenza and directed by Lili-Anne Brown. 

Review: cullud wattah at Victory Gardens Theater Photo Review: cullud wattah at Victory Gardens Theater
by Rachel Weinberg - Jun 19, 2022

In cullud wattah, Erika Dickerson-Despenza compellingly weaves the personal and political. The play is ultimately a narrative of resilience as the women in the play struggle with environmental racism and to econcile with the tension between their desire for justice (especially in ainee’s case) and the will to survive and make enough money to pay their bills.

MARIE ANTOINETTE AND THE MAGICAL NEGROES to be Presented by The Story Theatre Photo MARIE ANTOINETTE AND THE MAGICAL NEGROES to be Presented by The Story Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 31, 2022

The Story Theatre will welcome back audiences with the Chicago premiere of Marie Antoinette and the Magical Negroes, written and directed by Chicago playwright and Governing Ensemble Member Terry Guest.

Willow James Videos

VIDEO: See Clips from CULLUD WATTAH At Victory Gardens VideoVIDEO: See Clips from CULLUD WATTAH At Victory Gardens
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 24, 2022

Victory Gardens Theater preesents the final show in its 2021/22 Mainstage Season, the regional premiere of cullud wattah, written by Erika Dickerson-Despenza and directed by Lili-Anne Brown.