First rehearsal today for Sinking Ship’s production of Powerhouse! I’ll be playing Raymond Scott’s first wife, Pearl. Looking forward to diving in with such a fantastic ensemble and crew.
EDUCATION : BFA from New York University with Atlantic Acting School
CURRENT LOCATION : New York, NY
HOMETOWN : Lexington, KY
LITTLE KNOWN FACT : Jessica is also known as “The Meryl Streep of Charades”
AWARDS & NOMINATIONS : Nomination : Best Actress Broadway World Vermont (Lizzy Bennet in Pride & Prejudice), Best Ensemble NYIT (New York Innovative Theater) Awards (Clown Bar); Recipient : Excellence in Studio Award from NYU/Atlantic Acting School
Q : What are your dream roles?
A : All the roles that have yet to be written.
Q : Any favorite movies?
A : My go-to list is: Romeo + Juliet, The Royal Tenenbaums, Shakespeare in Love, Christmas Vacation
Q : Would you rather fly or be invisible?
A : Absolutely fly. NO question.
Q : What is your greatest irrational fear?
A : A Great White Shark that could fly.
Q : Cheese?
A : A thousand times yes.