Jessica Cohen is delighted to be playing Veruca Salt in the First National Tour of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. She is an actress, dancer, and singer based in New York City, who made her Broadway debut as Sillabub in CATS on Broadway. Previously, she danced across America in the First National Tour of An American in Paris.
Jessica was born and raised in San Francisco, California where she trained at the San Francisco Ballet School. She then went on to study and dance professionally in London, tour across the U.K. with the renowned Northern Ballet, and dance with the Sarasota Ballet for three seasons.
Jessica is thrilled to be living in New York City, where she is able to develop, nurture, and share her love of acting, singing, and dancing. Whether performing 8 shows a week onstage, taking classes and coaching with the incredible artists and teachers of NYC, or exploring this magical city and strolling Central Park, its a joy to be an artist here in this concrete jungle!
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