Jessica Lea Patty

Jessica Lea Patty(Actress) was most recently seen in New York City Center, Encores! production of The Most Happy Fella. Her other Broadway credits include Evita (Eva Peron) and The People in The Picture starring Donna Murphy at Studio 54 in the ensemble and understudying the role of Red. Prior to that she originated the role of the Flapper in the Broadway smash The Addams Family starring Nathan Lane & Bebe Neuwirth and understudied the roles of Morticia Addams and Wednesday Addams. She also played the role of Cassie every Sunday in the Broadway Revival of A Chorus Line as well as understudying and performing the roles of Sheila, Diana, Maggie and Judy. Her other Broadway credits include the original company of 9 to 5 understudying Judy Bernly, and The Boy From Oz starring Hugh Jackman. National Tours: Cats (Demeter) and Fosse (Mein Heir). Regionally she played the role of Sandy in Grease at Lenape Regional Theatre and was a featured dancer in the world premiere of Frank Wildhorn’s Waiting for The Moon. Other Regional credits include Curtains at the Ahmanson Theatre in LA, Cats and Beauty & The Beast at the Walnut Street Theatre in Philadelphia and West Side Story at Northshore Music Theatre outside of Boston, among others. Television appearances include Dancing With The Stars, numerous Tony Awards Shows, The Late Show with David Letterman, and the CBS Morning Show. Jessica also teaches Broadway style workshops and classes for many organizations in the NYC area, sharing her love for the craft and educating our talented young performers of the future. Jessica is a graduate of the BFA Music Theatre program at Florida State University and was born and raised in Palm Beach County, Florida. www.jessicaleapatty.com