Performer | Director | Designer | Instructor | Human
Jessica is a multi-hyphenate, immersive experience, game-theater artist based in Philadelphia, PA and NYC. She is professor of serious and experimental game design at Drexel University. Jessica has worked on Broadway, in National Parks, at sidewalk festivals, and in the digital abyss. She enjoys making work centered on philosophy, ethics, science, infinity, intimacy, total transformation of body, mind, and space, and eviscerating the Magic Circle. Jessica holds an MFA in Devised, Ensemble Theater from The Pig Iron School of Advanced Performance Training and a BA in Political Communications and Creative Writing from The George Washington University.
Special skills include Acrobatics, Clowning, Extreme Hiking, Rock Climbing, Kickboxing, Singing, Dancing, Shakespeare, Improv, A breadth of game platforms (not to be confused with depth), Care Packages, Object Theater, Photography, Videography, Puppet Making, Mask Making, Climbing Things, Crafts, Novel Writing, Being Meticulous, Making Lists, and Common Sense. Comes complete with CPR/AED/First Aid and AFAA certifications and a Driver's License.