PROFILE

Credits as Casting Director include: Rock of Ages (UK Tour); Boeing Boeing (UK Tour); Eugenius! (The Other Palace); The Wedding Singer (UK Tour); The Rest is Silence (dreamthinkspeak); Crave, Illusions (Actors Touring Company); DNA (Hull Truck & UK Tour); Yerma (Gate & Hull Truck); Pericles Re-imagined (Regent’s Park); Lingua Franca (Finborough & 59East59, NYC); Hortensia and the Museum of Dreams (Finborough); Fragile!, Le Mariage (Arcola); Artist Descending a Staircase (The Old Red Lion).

Credits as Associate Casting Director for Pippa Ailion Casting include: Wicked (Apollo Victoria, UK & International Tours); Street Scene (Teatro Real, Madrid); My Fair Lady (Teatro di San Carlo, Naples); Tiger Bay (Wales Millennium Centre – Wales Theatre Award 2018 for Best Ensemble); The Wind in the Willows (London Palladium & UK Tour); Funny Girl (Savoy & UK Tour); One Love – The Bob Marley Musical (Birmingham Rep); Billy Elliot (Victoria Palace & UK Tour); Top Hat (Aldwych & UK Tour – Olivier Award 2013 for Best New Musical); The Lion King (Lyceum); Charlie & The Chocolate Factory (Theatre Royal, Drury Lane); Guys & Dolls, Gypsy (Chichester & West End); Noël (National Opera House, Wexford); The Rise and Fall of Little Voice (Birmingham Rep & West Yorkshire Playhouse); Oh! What a Lovely War (Theatre Royal Stratford East & UK Tour); American Psycho (Almeida); From Here to Eternity (Shaftesbury); The Sound of Music (Regent’s Park); Let It Be (Savoy); Kate Bush – Before the Dawn (Eventim Apollo); Blue Man Group (Worldwide); Cinderella, Jack & the Beanstalk, Dick Whittington & his Cat (Lyric, Hammersmith); Jack & the Beanstalk, Robin Hood (Cambridge Arts).

Jim was also the Original Casting Associate for Matilda, the Musical at the RSC in Stratford-upon-Avon. He is a full member of the Casting Director’s Guild of Great Britain and Ireland.