James Ludwig


James Ludwig is overjoyed to be at Syracuse Stage! Broadway: Spamalot (original cast), Little Shop of Horrors. Off-Broadway: Two Point Oh, The Blue Man Group, Bubbly Black Girl... (Playwrights Horizons), De La Guarda, and john & jen (original cast). Tours include: Spamalot (Las Vegas) and 101 Dalmatians (First National). James just played his first Ebenezer Scrooge at NewArts in Connecticut, and has also worked at many storied Regional Theatres around the United States including Baltimore Center Stage, Cleveland Play House, George Street Playhouse, Arena Stage, McCarter Theatre, and Theatre Aspen to name just a few.  Film/TV credits include Daylight Raiders (as Jimmy Stewart), News to Me, Lipstick Jungle, Chappelle’s Show, and Ghost Town. James owns Back40 Films, which produces the wildly popular show The Happy Hour Guys ( He holds a B.A. from the University of Michigan (Go Blue!), an M.F.A. from the University of Washington PATP, and is a proud Actors’ Equity Member. Best gig ever: Husband to KB.


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