BROADWAY: received TONY and Drama Desk
nominations for “Best Book for a
Musical” adapting Garcia Marquez’
CHRONICLE OF A DEATH FORETOLD.
Also on B’way w/ Graciela Daniele,
DANGEROUS GAMES; and TANGO
APAISIONADO. OPERA/DANCE: wrote
Librettos for Ballet Hispanico’s
NIGHTCLUB; Philip Glass’ LES
ENFANTS TERRIBLES; and Paul
Dresher’s THE TYRANT; and text
for Bill T. Jones’
worldwide). TRANSLATIONS: Ionesco’s
THE CHAIRS; and Ibsen’s LADY
FROM THE SEA both produced
frequently regionally. PRODUCTION
DRAMATURG: PASTFORWARD w/
Mikhail Baryshnikov; HOUSE
ARREST w/ Anna Deavere Smith;
CYMBELINE and Granville Barker’s
WASTE (OBIE Award) both w/
Bartlett Sher; DRAWN TO DEATH-A
Cartoon Opera by Art Spiegelman;
DIDO AND AENEAS w/ Shi-Zhen
Chen; Lincoln Center’s WOZA
AFRIKA Festival; and Bill T. Jones’
acclaimed STILL/HERE (BAM 2003).
PROGRAM DIRECTOR: produced opening
season of The American Center in Paris.
RESIDENT DRAMATURG: The Guthrie, Second
Stage, and INTAR.
Jim is very proud to have two shows
nominated for “Outstanding Musical” for
this year’s Lortel Awards: FELA!
with Bill T. Jones; and THIS
BEAUTIFUL CITY with The Civilians.