Jim, a native of Long Island, is pleased to be marking his 21st season with APT. Some of his favorite roles include Iago, Romeo, Benedick, Richard III, Hamlet, Shannon in Night of the Iguana and Estragon in Wating for Godot. Here at APT Jim has directed A Gift of the Magi, Richard III and Romeo and Juliet. He is also an author. His latest novel, A Winsome Murder, released this spring, is an adult mystery-with a Shakespearean twist to it. His YA novel, The Silenced, is being reprinted this fall by Milkweed Editions. Jim is a recipient of the NEA Literature Fellowship for Fiction and a member of Actor’s Equity, the Dramatist’s Guild, and the Author’s Guild.
Visit Jim's website at: www.jamesdevita.com
Member of Actors' Equity Association, the Union of Professional Actors and Stage Managers