Receiving her BFA in Performance Arts Dance from Ryerson University, Jessica has been training and performing in many styles of dance since the age of 4. She has worked and trained with well-known professionals in the industry such as Nadia Potts, Karen Duplisea, Vikky St. Denis (RU), Kenny Pearl (TDT), Robert Glumbeck, D.A Hoskins, Linda Garneau, and Vlad Novitski to name a few. Shortly after getting her degree, Jessica trained and performed in T.O & Niagara Falls with Afro and samba based dance company, The Dance Migration, Adrianna Yanuziello. Getting back to her jazz and contemporary roots, Jessica had the opportunity to be featured in the dynamic dance piece “Pulse” (Montreal & Toronto Fringe 2013) with company Jasmyn Fyffe Dance and travelled again with the cast to Brooklyn New York. An extended version of "Pulse" was performed at T.O Next Stage Theatre Festival (2015).
As the jazz instructor & choreographer for Stepanova Ballet Academy Inc. (Thornhill), Miss Tomasone was truly enthused to be part of the 2014 & 2015 dance seasons along with the company’s annual showcase. Teaching competitive and recreational jazz, lyrical, ballet, tap, musical theatre, acro, and hip hop at The Dance Institute (Markham) makes Jessica an extremely versatile dancer and teacher, inspiring children of all ages. Jessica is also pursuing training in latin and ballroom under instructor Marko Grkovski with Boleo Dance in Oakville, ON.
Jessica is proud to be a member of the Professional Adjudicators Alliance –founded by Mr. Rob Jenson and Mr. Scott Kufske. Judging annually on the panel for Dancefest Canada, director Kerry Lee Hawkins, allows Jessica to share her knowledge and expertise in the dance community.
Miss. Tomasone offers private dance lessons, ballet/dance and Princess Disney parties (Princess Parties Plus), competitive training, guest teaching and choreography in the GTA and abroad.