JAMES A. WILLIAMS  (Memphis), is thrilled to be back home. He originated the role of Roosevelt Hicks on Broadway in August Wilson’s Radio Golf. He appeared 

Off-Broadway in The Piano Lesson and My Children! My Africa! A founding member of Penumbra Theatre, he has also performed at Center Stage, Goodman Theatre, Huntington Theatre Company, the Kennedy Center, Mark Taper Forum, Seattle Repertory Theatre, Syracuse Stage and Yale Repertory Theatre. He is Artistic Director of the Mill City Players and has led social justice theater workshops nationally and internationally. He was nominated for a NAACP Image Award in 2007, received an Ivey Award for Performance Excellence in 2008  and was named 2008 Artist of the Year by Minneapolis’ StarTribune. In 2012 he received The Distinguished Global Citizen Award from Macalester College for his work with incarcerated youth. In 2014, he was given his second Ivey award for his ensemble work in Marcus or The Secret of Sweet. He is a 2015 McKnight Theater Fellow, 2016 Fox Resident Acting Fellow and a 2018 Ten Chimneys Fellow. Thank Ron

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