Jessica Alldredge is an actor and teaching artist from Birmingham, Alabama where she graduated with a B.A. in Theatre Performance from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. In Birmingham, she frequented the stage with the Birmingham Park Players and the Bards of Birmingham as well as appearing in the film Awakened. Jessica founded the drama program at Creative Montessori School in Homewood, Alabama for preschool and elementary students and served as a mentor, actor, and director for the Bards of Birmingham. In Chicago, Jessica’s acting work includes projects with CUBE Ensemble, Fury Theater, Dream Theater Company, and Transcendent Ensemble Theatre Company. As a teaching artist, she also works for Mudlark Theater Company, Northlight Theater, the Viola Project, and Bubbles Academy. She has also worked for American Theatre Company and directed the Skokie Kids Film Festival. Jessica is a proud member of the Teaching Artist Development Studio 2015 cohort through CCAP at Columbia College!