Directing credits include:

Mucky Kid (Theatre 503), The Handlebards: Romeo & Juliet / Twelfth Night (National Tour), Twelfth Night (Royal & Derngate), Trojan Women (Jack Studio), Pericles (Royal Shakespeare Company), Homework (Jack Studio Theatre), There Was an Old Woman (Waterloo East Theatre), Miracle (Hen & Chickens Theatre), Lunch Hour (George Wood Theatre), One Night Stand (Theatre 503), The Comedy of Errors (The Scoop), Reverie (Pleasance), The Government Inspector (Lost Theatre), The Invitation (Theatre 503), Mutiny (Latitude Festival), Miss Julie (King’s Head Theatre), Nowhere Man (Etcetera Theatre), Welcome to Luketia (King’s Head Theatre), Carve (Tristan Bates Theatre), The Atlantic Project: Parts 1 & 2 (Canal Café Theatre), and The Sperm Monologues (E4 Udderbelly, Time Out’s Critics’ Choice – Edinburgh Festival).

James was the Associate Director on Neville’s Island (Chichester Festival Theatre) and staff director on Good Night Mister Tom (West End & National Tour).

Assistant directing credits include:

The Comedy of Errors (Royal Shakespeare Company), The 39 Steps (Criterion Theatre), Twelfth Night (Lost Theatre), The State We’re In (Assembly Rooms), Shooting Clouds (Union Theatre), Romeo and Juliet (Middle Temple Hall) and Grand Slam (King’s Head Theatre).