Artist Bio

Willow James

(Bio as of January 2024)

Willow James, he/him (Sound Designer) is a Chicago-based artist, producer, educator and DJ who centers his work around exploring Black identity, new works and theatre as activism. Goodman Theatre: The Nacirema Society. Chicago: Antigone (Court Theatre), Twelfth Night (Chicago Shakespeare Theater), Chlorine Sky (Steppenwolf Theatre), Fairview (Definition Theatre) and How Blood Go (Congo Square Theatre). Regional: The Royale (American Players Theatre), The Band’s Visit (TheatreSquared & Writer’s Theatre) and Black Book (NAATC). @worksbywillow