James Fortune

THEATRE INCLUDES: Posh (Royal Court Theatre); A Midsummer Nights Dream (Filter Theatre); Space (Filter); (as sound designer & composer) Coffee (Edinburgh Festival Fringe); Victory over the Sun (Barbican); The Bound Man (BAC).

TELEVISION INCLUDES: A1 The Musical, The Busker’s Symphony.

AS A COMPOSER: A Short History of The Royal Court by Richard Bean; Coffee by Glynn Cannon.

SESSION WORK INCLUDES: Barry Adamson, Kate Nash, Sophie Ellis-Bextor.

James is a founding member of The Magnets. The group have performed at The Roundhouse, London Palladium, The Royal Albert Hall, the Edinburgh Fringe, as well as Parkinson, GMTV, and The BBC Proms in the Park. For his own company, Good Fortune Theatre, James is currently working on Journeyman and developing Lord of the Darts – the second piece in his musical trilogy.

Previous Royal Court Productions

  • Teh Internet Is Serious Business

    A 16-year-old London schoolboy and an 18-year-old recluse in Shetland meet online, pick a fight with the FBI and change the world forever. *Tim...…

  • Posh (at the Duke of York's Theatre)

    The Royal Court Theatre returns to its previous West End home, the Duke of York’s Theatre, with Posh, Jumpy and Constellations. The Ambassador...…

  • Posh (Original 2010 production)

    In an oak-panelled room in Oxford, ten young bloods with cut-glass vowels and deep pockets are meeting, intent on restoring their right to rule.…

James Fortune elsewhere on Royal Court