Jess Adams is a professional dancer from Oreland, PA. Jess graduated with a BFA in Dance on 2016 from the University of The Arts in Philly. After graduating, Jess worked as a dancer and aerialist for Norwegian Cruise Lines, touring the Panama Canal, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Columbia, Mexico, Alaska and Canada.
Currently, she is an Associate Artist for Almanac Dance Circus Theatre in Philadelphia. Since joining Almanac in October 2017, she has performed collaborative acrobatic dance, singing and theater shows at The Fillmore, the Asian Arts Initiative, the Philadelphia Museum of Art, the Philadelphia Convention Center, the New York Botanical Gardens, and will perform during this year’s Fringe Arts Festival.
Jess is also an aerialist in training at Secret Circus where she performed her first dance trapeze act entitled Lights in June. As a solo performer/choreographer, Jess performed her 2017-2018 work Un-Numbing at The Trocadero, Koresh Dance, and the Community Education Center.
Jess first began teaching dance at Stars in 2010 and since then, has taught and choreographed for various studios. She is beyond excited to teach at Stars Dance Center, where she grew up training and competing, once again!