As an artistic director of The Scenius Pro. a contemporary performance company. James’ works advocates on empowering the Deaf community with Hear, Here!, HIV stigma reduction with Reign-Bow a drag-vocacy and Maikling Dasal, Mahabang Gabi a theatre play on the plight of Overseas Filipino Workes. His latest works focused on the drug war of the Philippines entitled “Pagsusumamo Para Sa Kinalimutang Kislap Ng Perlas Ng Silanganan” a prayer performance for the victims and families of Philippine drug war.
Performing arts mentor at the Regional Lead School for the Arts in Angono and founding artistic director of Luwal Sining-Pagganap, the official performing group of RLSAA Senior Highschool Arts and Design Track, a collaboration of five art areas; music-vocal, music-orchestra, dance, rondalla and theater arts.
Asian Performing Arts Farm 2019 Laboratory member in facing the cities of Yogyakarta Indonesia and Tokyo Japan.
His media production experiences includes a wide array of multimedia platforms where he was a researcher, producer, writer, news editor, acting coach and director. Explored every possible broadcast formats like docu-drama, teleplays, magazine shows, reality shows, showbiz talkshows, satirical news program and news and public affairs special hard hitting coverage and viral internet short videos for TV 5, ETC Solar Entertainment and currently with GMA Network Inc.
He graduated Film Directing under Cinemalaya Institute and the former festival director and curator for Queer International Film Festival and Short+Sweet Film Manila.