James trained at the Royal Academy of Music in London. His theatre work spans renowned classical and modern plays to smash hit musicals, appearing as Myron and understudying the role of Joe Gillis in the award winning UK Tour of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Sunset Boulevard.
Most recently he appeared in the filmed version of Sunset Boulevard produced at the Curve and streamed online to great critical acclaim.
Other theatre roles have included Clov in Samuel Beckett's Endgame (Rose Theatre Kingston), Emile in Alain Boubil and Michel Legrand's Marguerite (Tabard Theatre), (Battersea Arts) and Algernon in Oscar Wilde classic The Importance of Being Earnest (English Theatre of Frankfurt).
He also voiced Christopher Boon in the narration of Mark Haddon's The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time for BBC Radio 4, and has narrated a number of audiobooks for publishers including Audible and Penguin Random House.
His solo EP 'From the Heart' won a Wilma award and was produced and recorded at Auburn Jam Studios, London.
Click below for spotlight CV:
“...he doesn’t just sing the music, he uses the words with ingenuity and colour so that the listener immediately becomes involved in the story he is telling.” (Londontheatre1.com)
“...James Meunier's genial but vicious Stasi official subtly menaces...” (What’s Onstage, Vicky Ellis)
“...a theatrical voice that holds its own effortlessly. An actor who wouldn’t have looked out of place on any grande-stage production, and we definitely hope to see more of him in the future.” (thegryphon.co.uk)
"James Meunier brings a spine-tingling supporting performance as the government official" (The Upcoming, Natasha Fonzeka)
”James Meunier also proves his versatility throughout, not least with a marvellous appearance as a particular icon in the show’s most surreal moment: a hilarious, imaginative interlude that briefly transforms the evening into supper-club cabaret.” (British Theatre Guide, Alex Ramon)