Jess is a freelance actor, director, and acting coach residing in New York City. She received dual Bachelor's degrees in English and Acting from the University of New Hampshire in 2012, where she was also nominated for her acting at the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival. The following year, Jess served as an acting coach at NYC's Broadway Artists' Alliance, where she worked with many of Broadway's casting directors, coaches, and performers. She strives to access her students' creativity and confidence through scene study, character development, and acting exercises.
Jess also teaches our Spring Junior Musical Workshop.
Join Spotlight Arts for a free Classical Theatre Workshop Presentation on Tuesday, February 16 at 2pm at the Studio Around the Corner 67 Main Street in Brewster, NY. Located at the rear entrance to the Southeast Museum.
This workshop presentation is a culmination of a 3-day workshop where students studied the technique of one of the greatest classical playwrights of all time - William Shakespeare! The presentation is a wonderful opportunity to introduce young people to Shakespeare.
9am - 3pm
Workshop presentation at the end of the day on February 16th
Studio Around the Corner: 67 Main Street, Brewster, NY
Registration available to ages 11 - 18. Space is limited!
Join Spotlight Arts for a 3-day workshop studying the technique of one of the greatest classical playwrights of all time - William Shakespeare! Students will work directly with Shakespeare scenes, gaining a better understanding for his language and rhetoric while also receiving one-on-one acting coaching from Spotlight Arts' new instructor, Jess Emerson. This is a great class for students who are new to Shakespeare as well as experienced students who are looking for a challenge.
The 3-day workshop will be held of Sunday, February 14 through Tuesday, February 16 from 9am -3pm at the Studio Around the Corner 67 Main Street in Brewster, NY.
Contact 845.444.ARTS or email firstname.lastname@example.org.