Wai Yim

Wai Yim (James) is excited to make his Horizon Theatre debut. Originally from Hong Kong, Wai now resides in Chicago. His Chicago credits include: Postnation, King of the Yees, The King of Hell’s Palace (Goodman Theatre), Chimerica (TimeLine Theatre). He has also worked with Lookingglass Theatre Company, Victory Gardens Theater, and Silk Road Rising. Regional credits: The White Snake directed by Mary Zimmerman (Goodman Theatre, Old Globe Theatre, McCarter Theatre, WuZhen Theatre Festival in China), The Oldest Boy (Unicorn Theatre), Taming of the Shrew, The Merry Wives of Windsor, Antony and Cleopatra (Nebraska Shakespeare Festival), A Christmas Carol (Nebraska Theatre Caravan). TV credits: Patriot (Amazon) and The Chi (Showtime). He is the artistic director of aetherplough, a performance art company in Omaha, NE.