Jessica Mayhew

Jessica Mayhew is an interdisciplinary performer that currently resides in Vancouver, BC. She has been belly dancing for twelve years and has studied Egyptian Cabaret, Raqs Baladi, Raqs Sharqi, Turkish Oryantal and Tribal Fusion in Alberta, the United States and Turkey. Most recently, she became an Initiate in Rachel Brice’s 8 Elements. She is currently obtaining her Bachelor of Performing Arts in a joint program offered by Capilano University/Douglas College/Langara College and has previously completed a three year program in Acting for Stage and Screen at Capilano University. Recent credits include directing/acting in Portal 2: The (Unauthorized) Musical at the Rio Theatre, Chewbacca in Star Wars – A Nude Hope at The Empress Hotel in Victoria, BC, and Abigail in The Crucible for Exit 22 Productions. She is thrilled to fuse the different aspects of her performance background in order to create unique, interesting experiences. WAVAW is an incredibly important cause and she is ecstatic to perform and contribute in support of all of the incredible work that they do. www.jessicamayhew.com