Jessica Powell Antonini
Dancer | Resident Director | Swing
Australian born Jessica Powell Antonini has performed across the world stage as a dancer, actress, model and choreographer. She studied performance, musical theatre and dance in Australia (Brent Street, Sydney) and acting in London (Actor’s Centre).
Jessica has showcased with a variety of artists in live performances including Seal, at the Royal Variety Performance (London); MTV EMA (Germany), with Katy Perry, My Chemical Romance and Mika; Olly Murs at the BRIT Awards; Eurovision Germany (Moscow); X-Factor Tour 2010 (UK) and Latino, Gaby Amarantos – Crianca Esperanca, Rede Globo 2012, (Brazil).
She has performed in music videos with Natalie Imbruglia, Pixie Lott, Alesha Dixon, Scissor Sisters and Lisa Mitchell. Her television and film experiences include ‘Captain America’ (feature film), Britain’s Got Talent – Pixie Lott, ABC Strictly Dancing (Australia), Paul O’Grady Show (UK), Friday Night Project – Kanye West (UK).
Jessica has appeared in a variety of fashions shows, live shows, live film premieres and commercials including; ‘Australia’ (feature film premiere), ‘High School Musical’ (feature film premiere), ‘Yes Man’ (feature film premiere), Head & Shoulders – Brazil (commercial), Richard & Judy – UK (commercial), Fosters – UK (commercial), Adidas – UK and Europe (fashion shows) in Brazil, UK and Europe.
Jessica choreographed and presented in the exercise DVD ‘Now, that’s what I call fitness’. She was a performer at both the Opening Ceremony of the Sydney Olympics Games (2000) and Beach Volley Ball at the London Olympics (2012).
Jessica has previously worked with Gary Lloyd on a number of shows in the United Kingdom. She performed on the promotional tour of Thriller Live in Germany in 2009 and was the Resident Director (and performer) in the musical Thriller Live that toured Brazil in 2013. She is excited to again be involved with Thriller Live, here in her home country of Australia and abroad in Auckland, New Zealand.