James Garnon trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and at Edinburgh University. He is an Associate Artist at Shakespeare’s Globe and is a member of their Higher Education Faculty, teaching university students, actors and directors. He has appeared there in some 20 productions, most recently as Touchstone in As You Like It and in the title role of Pericles in the indoor playhouse. He has frequently acted for the Royal Shakespeare Company, was a founder member of The Factory Theatre Company, and has performed at numerous other buildings including West End theatres, the Old Vic and Almeida. Aside from varied film and television work, James regularly works as a masterclass leader for the Samling Artist Programme and Samling Academy, and for the Verbier Festival.