Head of Musical Theatre Department
JESSIE DELGADO holds a BS in Educational Theatre from New York University, and is a proud HTHS alumnus, who majored in Musical Theatre and Dance. Throughout her time at NYU, she studied Directing under Joe Salvatore, James Miles, and Amy Cordileone where she got to delve deeper into discovering how she wanted to build upon her own craft. While continuing to grow into her Director role, she studied Acting for the Camera with Emmy Award nominee, Todd Thaler, as well as Producing for Off- Broadway with Beth Emelson. She has studied the Meisner technique, Stanislavski technique, Vocal Training, Ballet, Jazz, Hip Hop, Tap and Spanish Cinema (Madrid, Spain). Jessie currently works with the Tony-winning Off-Broadway company, Atlantic Theater Company, and had previously worked as the Education Coordinator for the Atlantic Acting School. She is also the Marketing Director for a non-profit organization, Breaking Walls, which unites international young artists to congregate in Summits that produce shows to reveal their personal narratives. Jessie is beyond thrilled to return to her MT home, and cannot wait to continue to see these talented artists blossom.