James Nelson is a first year M.F.A. student in directing. In the San Francisco Bay Area, James has directed for Custom Made Theatre Company (In Love and Warcraft), Ross Valley Players (A Month in the Country and Chapter Two), Masquers Playhouse (Farragut North and Dead Man's Cell Phone), FaultLine Theater (The Ice Cream Sandwich Incident), Dragon Productions (Becky's New Car), Novato Theater Company (Inspecting Carol), and others. He was previously the artistic director of the Anglo-Irish Theatre Group in Tübingen, Germany, where he directed productions of Equus, Translations, The Pillowman, And Then There Were None, Black Comedy, and Romeo and Juliet.
Hometown: Kansas City, Missouri