James Patrick Nelson

previously with asc:

Lafew in All’s Well That Ends Well; Venturewell in The Knight of the Burning Pestle; Prince, Peter in Romeo and Juliet.

other theatres:

Philosopher et al. in The Life of Galileo (Underground Railway Theatre, MA); Silly et al. in Look and Long (Imaginary Beasts, MA); Delio in The Duchess of Malfi (Actors’ Shakespeare Project, MA).


Short films “Business as Usual” and “Should Death Abide” both with Emerson College.


2004 Theatre Honoree of the National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts.


BFA at the Boston University School of Theatre, including a semester’s study at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts, and workshops with master teachers of Teatro Punto. Viewpoints workshop with Mary Overly at Cal State L.A. and occasional Suzuki/viewpoints intensives at Burning Wheel with visiting artists from SITI Company.