James Cowdery was born in Iserlohn, Germany. He was educated at Radley College where he was a Music Scholar and Principal Chorister in the Chapel Choir.

Following school, he spent a year teaching music and setting up the music technology department in Canberra Grammar School, Australia.

On his return he continued his education at Kingston University, studying Sound Engineering and Music Business, as well as vocal training in classical Bel Canto.

This was followed by further training in singing at The Academy of Contemporary Music, Guildford, and finally - London School of Musical Theatre, where he studied singing, acting and dance.

James has since performed in many musicals, concerts, films and shows including the Thursford Christmas Spectacular, No One In The World, Into The Woods and Street of Strangers. He is a versatile vocalist and actor with experience in a range of styles and genres.

James is very proud and happy to present his own shows under JJZ productions! He has substantial experience in the corporate and care sector having performed hundreds of shows to businesses, care homes, retirement villages and day centres throughout London and the South East. He finds this work to be extremely rewarding and enjoys putting on many shows each year for residents and service users! 

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