James Bohnen


Director, As You Like It

This marks James 20th production at APT. As You Like It is his 11th play by Shakespeare, the last being The Tempest in 2011. Among James's other work here are three plays by George Bernard Shaw, and three by Tom Stoppard, most recently, Arcadia, in the summer of 2016. He is the Founding Artistic Director of Remy Bumppo Theatre in Chicago where he staged more than 30 productions over 15 years, including 3 plays by Shaw, 6 by Stoppard, and The Goat and A Delicate Balance by Edward Albee. This past autumn James directed Man and Superman by Shaw at the University of Houston.