Today was the first rehearsal for My Favorite Character Was the Talking Vase. I’ll be playing Charlotte Brontë, and the show will be performing at the HERE Arts Center July 15-19 as a part of their Sublet Co-Op series. Check back for more info soon.
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”
THEATER COs/GROUPS : Jessica is a proud member of Uncle Function, an award winning sketch group, and Pipeline Theatre Company.
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.