Jessica Sheridan

Current News

Jessica is back home again and seeking new opportunities now that she's completed the new tour of Hello, Dolly! starring Betty Buckley. On the tour,  Jessica played Ernestina and performed the role of Dolly Levi over 30 times as the Dolly Levi understudy.  She also understudied Dolly Levi on the Broadway run starrring Bette Midler and Bernadette Peters.

Awards / Nominations / Honors

In 2006, the LA Stage Alliance nominated Jessica for an Ovation Award for "Lead Actress in a Musical" for her performance as Mary in the world premiere of Play It Cool. Jessica was one of five nominees out of over 400 eligible musical productions. Her fellow nominees were Sutton Foster (who won for The Drowsy Chaperone), Beth Leavel (The Drowsy Chaperone), Judy Kaye (Zorba), and Valarie Pettiford (The Wild Party)

In 2007, LA Weekly nominated Jessica for their annual L.A. Weekly Theater Awards for her "Musical Performance" and the entire cast for "Musical Ensemble" for her performance as Mary in the world premiere of Play It Cool.


In 2011, Jessica was honored for Alumni Achievement by her theatre alma mater, San Diego Junior Theatre, in its First Annual Honors Gala.  She was both humbled and thrilled to be so recognized by the organization that means so much to her.