What I’m up to!
Thank You Five: The Podcast
Jessica has teamed up with fellow Orlando performer and friend Sage Starkey for a podcast all about everything onstage and off! Thank You Five is currently available on Spotify, Apple Music, and Google Play!
Equity Vocalist at Walt Disney World
Jessica is thrilled to announce that she has booked an Equity Principle Vocalist role with Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida! You can catch her singing and dancing and “hanging out” with DJ DeeJay at the Disney Junior Dance Party! at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. She is so happy to play a part in making Disney magic for guests from all around the world!
BFA Senior Showcase Performance
Jessica will be taking her final bow as a BFA Musical Theatre student at the University of Central Florida playing Anya from the hit new musical Anastasia as a part of Theatre UCF’s Dream Roles senior showcase concert. Jessica will be performing her role on the first night, December 7th, as well as participating in her classmates’ Dream Roles the following night as Cady in Mean Girls, Rebecca in It Shoulda Been You, and Ensemble in Dear Evan Hansen.
Cast as Wendla in Spring Awakening
Jessica will be starring as Wendla in Spring Awakening with Celebration Theatre Company in Orlando, Florida! Spring Awakening has been a dream show of Jessica’s for years and she is so excited to finally be able to tackle this material with an incredible team behind her. Shows run October 27th - November 4th, 2018. More information, including tickets, are available at here!
Jessica Stars as Title Character in Gypsy
The Prizery in South Boston, Virginia opened its final show of the Summer 2018 season on July 13th. Jessica is playing the character Louise, who by the finale of the show becomes one of the most famous burlesque artists in history, Gypsy Rose Lee. The show runs July 13-22, 2018. After it’s conclusion, Jessica will be heading back to Orlando to finish her final semester of university for her BFA in Musical Theatre.
OK in VA: Oklahoma! Opens at The Prizery
Jessica has been in rehearsals as Gertie Cummings in Oklahoma! at The Prizery in South Boston, Virginia for the past three weeks and the show is finally open! Dates are: June 22nd - July 1st, and runs Wednesday-Sunday. More information available at www.prizery.com
Summer Stock at The Prizery!
Jessica is very excited to announce that she has accepted a professional contract with The Prizery in South Boston, Virginia for the summer of 2018! She will be playing the title character, Gypsy Rose Lee (Louise) in Gypsy, Gertie Cummings in Oklahoma!, and a featured vocalist in Red, White, and Broadway. She is very thankful for this incredible opportunity and is thrilled to spend seven weeks this summer living in the beautiful Virginia!
Universal Orlando Character Performer!
Jessica has accepted a part-time position with Universal Orlando as an Animated Character Performer!
Southeastern Theatre Conference
Jessica will be attending and auditioning at the Southeastern Theatre Conference unified professional auditions in Mobile, Alabama on March 9, 2018 as Number 403.
Mardi Gras: Right on Track!
Jessica has accepted a professional contract with the Orlando and Northwestern Railway to perform as the Tour Guide in their new show Mardi Gras: Right on Track!, a show that teaches the community of Central Florida about the history and traditions of Mardi Gras on Orlando’s only moving theatre!
The Polar Express Train Ride - Orlando
Jessica just completed her first professional contract as a part of The Polar Express Train Ride out of Tavares, Florida. She played the role of the Steward primarily, and was also able to perform shows as her secondary roles, the Know-It-All and Elf. This production was in partnership with Warner Bros. and the Orlando and Northwestern Railway and saw over 50,000 passengers throughout the holiday season.