Jessica Punch

Jessica Punch

Jessica began her training at the Dance Consortium in Tunbridge Wells and went on to do a three-year musical theatre course at Arts Educational (Chiswick), winning the Harmer Smith Student of the Year award.

She has spent the last three years appearing in successive UK tours, firstly in Carousel as ensemble and playing the role of Carrie in over 50 performances, then as Mary/dance captain in Jekyll and Hyde and then as Ruth/1st cover Milly in Seven Brides for Seven Brothers.

Other theatre credits include: Fred Astaire-His Daughter’s Tribute at the London Palladium, Lady Brighton/cover Sally in Me and My Girl (Eastbourne), numerous appearances at Perth Repertory Theatre including Carousel, Cinderella and Dick Whittington (all as ensemble/dance captain), Tiger Lily in Peter Pan-the Musical (Tunbridge Wells), Jill in Mother Goose (Bath), Lofty in Follow the Star (Weymouth) and as ensemble/dance captain for many pantomimes, including Aladdin (Tunbridge Wells) and Pinocchio and Peter Pan (Inverness).

Jessica has done several voice-overs for radio and her television appearances include The National Lottery: Dreamworld and Children in Need (both for the BBC).

She has also performed extensively as a soloist in cabarets, which include Help a London Child at the Mayfair Hotel and West End Night in Maidstone where she was invited back to appear in Five Voices and One Piano at the Hazlitt Theatre.

Jessica reprised the role of Ruth in Seven Brides for Seven Brothers this time in the West End at the Theatre Royal, Haymarket, where she also played Milly numerous times. She most recently appeared in Jack and the Beanstalk at the Beck Theatre, playing the Princess.