James Ridge

Core Company

James Ridge

Core Company Actor
Fight Director, The Taming of the Shrew

Welcome back! This is the 24th summer season for James. Past roles include John Heminges, King Berenger, Cyrano, Iago, Mr. Bennet, Teach, Richard III, Jacques, Touchstone, Shylock, Malvolio, Puck, Charles Dickens, Lickcheese and Bluntchli. Having played Scrooge in CTM’s A Christmas Carol, he now directs the adaptation written by his talented wife, Colleen Madden. He has also worked with Milwaukee Repertory Theater, Milwaukee Chamber Theatre, Renaissance Theaterworks, Next Act Theatre, Forward Theater, Madison Repertory, as well as Madison Symphony Orchestra, Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra, and Con Vivo. Many thanks, our amazing patrons, for your love and support! Ps 118:14.

Member of Actors' Equity Association, the Union of Professional Actors and Stage Managers