Spirit. Passion. Ambition.
Jenny Burks is a New York City based actor and singer, signed with SW Artists talent agency. She holds an M.F.A. in acting from the Actors Studio Drama School in New York City. And a B.A. in Drama and a B.A. in Anthropology from the University of Michigan, located in her hometown of Ann Arbor, MI.
Jenny made her Off-Broadway debuts in Almost, Maine and Funny House of a Negro during the ASDS Repertory Season. She has also performed in The Tempest, Little Shop of Horrors, Much Ado About Nothing, The Merry Wives of Windsor, Home is Sweet Sorrow, and she acted, sang, and played violin in Marishka Phillips' production of Their Eyes Were Watching God. Jenny is also featured in the newly released commercials for Frozen, the Musical and The UPS Store — Check out the News tab for more info!
"As Janie's soul and the narrator, Burks is the perfect internal complement to Smith's external angst, charmingly delivering subtext for the audience that doesn't undermine the nuances of the other players' more literal interactions." --Stereo Williams, Rollingout.com