James Macdonald

For the Royal Court: Escaped Alone, The Wolf from the Door, Circle Mirror Transformation, Love & Information (& Minetta Lane, NYC), Cock (& Duke, NYC), Drunk Enough to Say I Love You? (& Public, NYC), Dying City, Fewer Emergencies, Lucky Dog, Blood, Blasted, 4.48 Psychosis (& European tour/US tour), Hard Fruit, Real Classy Affair, Cleansed, Bailegangaire, Harry & Me, Simpatico, Blasted, Peaches, Thyestes, Hammett’s Apprentice, The Terrible Voice of Satan, Putting Two & Two Together.
Other theatre includes: The Chinese Room (Williamstown Theatre Festival); Wild, And No More Shall We Part (& Traverse), #aiww – The Arrest of Ai Weiwei (Hampstead); The Father (Theatre Royal, Bath/Tricycle/West End); Bakkhai, A Delicate Balance, Judgment Day, The Triumph of Love (Almeida); Cloud Nine (Atlantic, NYC); Roots (Donmar); King Lear, The Book of Grace (Public, NYC); Top Girls (Broadway/MTC, NYC); Dying City (Lincoln Center, NYC); A Number (NYTW, NYC); John Gabriel Borkman (Abbey, Dublin/BAM, NYC); Dido Queen of Carthage, The Hour We Knew Nothing of Each Other, Exiles (National); Glengarry Glen Ross, The Changing Room (West End); Troilus und Cressida, Die Kopien (Schaubuehne, Berlin); 4.48 Psychose (Burgtheater, Vienna); The Tempest, Roberto Zucco (RSC); Love’s Labour’s Lost, Richard II (Royal Exchange, Manchester); The Rivals (Nottingham Playhouse); The Crackwalker (Gate); The Seagull (Crucible, Sheffield); Miss Julie (Oldham Coliseum); Juno & the Paycock, Ice Cream & Hot Fudge, Romeo & Juliet, Fool for Love, Savage/Love, Master Harold & the Boys (Contact); Prem (BAC/Soho Poly).
Opera includes: A Ring A Lamp A Thing (Linbury); Eugene Onegin, Rigoletto (WNO); Die Zauberflöte (Garsington); Wolf Club Village, Night Banquet (Almeida Opera); Oedipus Rex, Survivor from Warsaw (Royal Exchange, Manchester/Hallé); Lives of the Great Poisoners (Second Stride).
Film includes: A Number.
James was an Associate Director at the Royal Court from 1992 to 2006 and a NESTA fellow from 2003 to 2006.