Jessica Redish is an accomplished director, writer, actress and award-winning choreographer. She is the recipient of the Helen Hayes Award for Outstanding Choreography for her work on Silence! The Musical at Studio Theatre. SHE RECENTLY CONTRIBUTED CHOREOGRAPHY TO THE RECENT SMASHING PUMPKINS' "SHINY & OH SO BRIGHT" INTERNATIONAL TOUR, WHICH IS PLAYING STADIUMS & ARENAS WORLDWIDE. FOR TICKETS & DATES, PLEASE VISIT: http://www.smashingpumpkins.com/#tourdates
In addition to being nominated for multiple choreography awards, JESSICA commissioned & choreographed works by Billy Corgan, David Simpatico & Michael Mahler. As a writer, her first full-length play ROCKSTAR is available for perusal.
Inspired by the work of Pina Bausch, Twyla Tharp, Bob Fosse as well as TONY WINNER David Cromer and Tony Nominee Michael Greif, both of whom she has had the honor to work with Off-Broadway. Jessica strives for detail, honesty, compulsion and her work has been described as "A masterpiece of coordination and choreography" by Julie McHale (TimeOut Theater Critic).
Jessica currently splits her time between New York City & Los Angeles where she continues to choreograph for TV & film, direct music videos and polish her latest play with music: ROCKSTAR, a two-person play about surviving & thriving as an artist in America.