“I have seen Gordon James at work and he is an incredible talent.  DO NOT miss this show!”

~Shonda Rhimes, creator and executive producer of  Grey’s Anatomy.

“Outbursts is totally outside the margin.  It shows the theatrical side of spoken word. I loved it!”

~Bruce George, former executive producer of Russell Simmons’ Def Poetry Jams

Listed as “A Face to Watch For” by Dartmouth Alumni Magazine, see Gordon James perform the show that sold-out to audiences at  New York’s National Black Theater, and was chosen as the Harlem Arts Festival mainstage production.

“ It’s hard not to be impressed by the show’s raw energy and passion.” ~Paul Birchall, LA Weekly


“Exhilarating, funny, moving and expertly written--a must-see performance.  We are lucky to have such talent.” ~Vanessa Mesia, LACityZine.com


“A brazen performer.”

~Jerry Daniels, Washington Blade

a one-man multipoemonologue

Written & Performed by Gordon James