Tia James

For the 2019/20 Season—
Vocal Coach
Native Son: Hannah, ensemble

PlayMakers: Second season as Resident Vocal Coach.
Broadway: The Merchant of Venice
Off Broadway/New York: The Merchant of Venice, The Winter’s Tale (Shakespeare in the Park, The Public Theater)
Regional: The Review (Women’s Project Theater); Loving and Loving (Stella Adler); Civilization: All You Can Eat (Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company).
Television: Nurse Jackie, Treme
Teaching/Coaching/Directing: NYU Graduate Acting, NYU Dance, Atlantic Acting School, Montclair Univ.
Education/Awards: MFA NYU TISCH Graduate Acting Program, BFA Virginia Commonwealth Univ., Teacher Training under Scott Miller from NYU Grad Acting and John Patrick from UNC Chapel Hill. Recipient of the 2014 NYU Graduate Acting Diversity Mentorship Scholarship, 2003 Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival, Irene Ryan Acting Scholarship winner for Best Actor

Shows at Playmakers

Native Son September 11, 2019 - September 29, 2019
Jump January 23, 2019 - February 10, 2019
Skeleton Crew October 10, 2018 - October 28, 2018
How I Learned to Drive April 3, 2019 - April 21, 2019
Sherwood: The Adventures of Robin Hood September 12, 2018 - September 30, 2018
Life of Galileo February 27, 2019 - March 17, 2019
She Loves Me November 14, 2018 - December 9, 2018