Gabe / Mr Ward

Training: Birmingham School of Acting and The Royal Academy of Music.

Theatre includes: Ensemble and cover Harry/ Bill in Mamma Mia! (UK tour), Fleshcreep in Jack and the Beanstalk (Radlett Theatre), Britt Craig/Slaton in Parade (Hope Mill Theatre), Billy in The Goodbye Girl (Upstairs at The Gatehouse), Potty Pierre in Beauty and the Beast (Potters Bar), Bob Gaudio in Walk Like a Man (tour), Frollo in Quasimodo (King’s Head), Savory Whitelaw in One Touch of Venus (Rose and Crown), Lank Hawkins in Crazy for You (The Gatehouse), Chad/Mr Eames in Trying to Get Back Home (Theatre Royal, Bury-St-Edmunds) and Presenter in Rainbow Live! (with Zippy, George and Bungle!) (UK tour).

Concerts include: Freddie for a Day (with Brian May), The Songs of Bobby Cronin (Charing Cross Theatre) and Sondheim’s Honorary Doctorate (RAM – for Stephen Sondheim).

James is Production Patron of NK Theatre Arts.

James is delighted to be making his West End debut in School of Rock and would like to thank his whole family and Christopher for their endless love and support x