Performer | Director | Designer | Instructor | Human
Jessica is a multi-hyphenate, immersive experience game designer and theater artist based in NYC and Philadelphia, PA. She has worked on Broadway, in National Parks, at sidewalk festivals, and in the digital abyss. She is professor of serious and experimental game design at Drexel University and she enjoys making work centered on philosophy, ethics, science, infinity, intimacy, total transformation of body, mind, and space, and eviscerating the Magic Circle. She is currently the game design artist-in-residence at Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Park. 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, Twine, 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.