AS part of his dedication to the movie and related industries in Louisiana and Mississippi (Hollywood South) Stephen produced The Hollywood South Awards®
since re-named The Hollywood South Honors®
presented by Stephen James for The NOLA Voice Talent
Foundation, to recognize individual talent and commitment to the movie, theater, broadcasting, and voice-over industries in Louisiana.
The Awards became the main social event of the social calendar in Hollywood South (principally Louisiana and Mississippi).
addition, Stephen begins auditions and rehearsals every September for The NOLA Voice
Talent Foundation's Annual Regional Benefit
Production of "It's a Wonderful Life"
as a radio play on stage, latterly presented remote via Zoom, produced and directed by Stephen James. This annual fund-raising production has raised thousands of dollars for non-profit organizations and the community throughout the region.
Pictured top of page: The cast of the 2015 New Orleans production of "It's a Wonderful Life", produced The NOLA Voice Talent Foundation. Directed and produced by Vatican Lokey; Executive Director, Stephen James.