James McKinney is 17 and in the 12th grade at UA Gateway School for Technology. He has appeared on the PPCT stage most recently as Demetrius in A Midsummer Night’s Dream and in his earlier years as Fenris Ulf & Warden in The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe, Gub Gub in The Adventures of Dr. Doolittle, Townsperson 2 in The Prince and The Pauper, Gosling, Fairgoer & Spider in Charlotte’s Web and Page & Tree in Raggedy Ann & Andy. James is a member of Boy Scout Troop 520 and has just finished the requirements for his Eagle Scout rank and he also participates in the Governors Committee for Scholastic Achievement mentoring program. James enjoys pottery classes at Earthworks and Artisans, playing guitar, snowboarding, movies, photography and going to as many concerts as he possibly can. James started a music club at UA Gateway and their band, Uniform Compliance, has performed on stage. James is delighted to be known as a member of the British elite for his final role as Lord Evelyn Oakleigh in Anything Goes at PPCT and thanks Colleen, Yvonne and all the cast and crew for this “mah-velous” opportunity.