Stephanie St. James is best known for her NAACP Theater Award nominated role for Best Supporting Actress in a musical as “Squeak” in Oprah Winfrey Presents “The Color Purple”. Winner of the 2010 Broadway World Award for Best Leading Actress for her role as Mimi in RENT at 6th Street Playhouse in California, she is the Artistic Director of “The St. James Acting Studio” with locations in Miami, Florida and Santa Rosa, California.
Stephanie has been seen internationally performing in major musicals and theatrical productions for over 30 years and is a proud member of the Actor’s Equity Association, SAG-AFTRA Unions. She has graced the stage for the President of the United States Barack Obama. As an actress she has worked with such renowned directors as Gary Marshall (Pretty Woman, Valentine’s Day, Princess Bride), Kenny Leon (A Raisin in the Sun), Walter Bobbie (Chicago) and many more. Just a few of her most notable/favorite credits to date are Rusty in the Broadway Musical “Footloose”, Mabel in the European Tour of “Fame”, Frenchy in the McCoy Rigby Production of “Grease”, Mimi in “Rent” for 6th Street Playhouse, the World Premiere of “Dorian” and many more.
She received an NAACP Theater Award Nomination for Best Supporting Actress for her role in The Color Purple, a Robby Award Nomination for Best Supporting Actress for her role in Footloose, and a Toronto Indie Film Festival Best Supporting Actress nomination for her role in the Film Traces. As a recording artist the Bi-Coastal based singer-songwriter deploys a unique melange of musical styles including soul, rock and pop that defies simple categorization. Radiant with beauty, charm, and charisma, Stephanie St. James is a talent to watch and coach to utilize.
She is taking her expertise in Theater from on the Stage to in the House (The Audience) to give you the best in local theater.
The St. James Theater Review” is a place for Theater Enthusiasts, Tourists, Actors, Directors, Producers, and Writers to learn what is going in the world of Theater. This site will be featuring stories on Actors, Directors, Writers, Producers & Productions in the beautiful Northern California Wine Country, on Tour, and on Broadway. I am utilizing over 30 years of Theater Experience, along with contributing writers/actors from across the country and from on the Stage to in the House (The Audience) we will be letting YOU know what’s worth your Theater Buck! For those of you traveling to NYC or who live out of state we are going to be offering you ideas on what to see in your city or to make of your time on the Great White Way. For those of you who live in Northern California or are planning a trip to beautiful Wine Country we will be sharing with you where to go for Entertainment! I hope that you will subscribe to the site, share it with your friends and stay tuned for our very first exclusive feature story!
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