Jess Orcsik

Jess Orcsik

Jessica Orcsik is an established actress, performer, choreographer and producer featuring in Stage, Film & Television productions for over 30 years. She is the founder of American Arts, Film & TV Academy, LLC in Los Angeles.

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Jessica is a leading facilitator for international career mentoring for Australian performers and actors. Invited to speak at the Actors Symposium alongside Breakdown Services in Vancouver in 2014; as well as having articles produced in Dance Informa Magazine. Jessica continues to align herself with wonderful programs that are dedicated to developing talent and equal opportunities all over the world.

Jess's professional acting career began at age 4 on TV show Richmond Hill, since then worked on well known productions in Film, Television, Theatre, Music Video’s and Documentaries.

Jessica has worked and trained with prestigious studios and coaches across the globe including Lisa Robertson Studio, Matthew Barry, Lesley Kahn, Broadway Dance Center and Netherlands Dance Theatre. Performed with Australian dance companies, national television shows, choreographed for national tours and hosted public events across Australia. Director of her own internationally acclaimed event/production company J.O. International Productions, she has also produced nation wide events and competitions including “On Broadway” and Don’t Dis Disabilities Dance Extravaganza”.

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Jess Orcsik
  • Meet Jess Orcsik: Performer, Producer & Business Coach

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  • What Is The Process Of Getting A License In LA?

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  • How Can I Build A Support Network Quickly After Moving To LA?

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  • Where Are The Best Places To Live In LA When First Arriving?

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  • Do I Need A Car In LA?

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  • What Is Australians In Film?

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  • How Much Money Do You Recommend I Save Before Moving To LA?

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  • I Can't Do An American Accent, Is Moving To LA Right For Me?

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  • Is LA The Best Place To Move As An Actor Or Would You Recommend Other Markets?

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  • I Have No Acting Credits, Am I Ready To Move To LA Yet?

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  • What Are The Best Places To Meet Like Minded Industry Pros If I'm New In LA?

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  • Are There Any Great Apps Where I Can Get Freebies In LA?

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  • What Is The Best Way To Transfer Money From Home To An American Bank Account?

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  • What Are Some Great Ways To Save Money Living In LA?

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  • Which Bank Is The Best One In America To Open An Account With?

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  • Can I Use My Foreign License To Drive In LA?

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  • How Do I Build Credit In LA As A Foreigner?

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  • How Am I Meant To Get An Apartment In LA If I Can't Build Credit?

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  • Is It OK To Buy Things From Craigslist?

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  • What Is The Best Area To Live in LA For Auditions & Networking?

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  • What Are The Dangerous Areas I Should Avoid In LA?

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  • Should I Buy Or Rent A Car In LA If I'm On A Short Term Visa?

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  • How Do I Rent A Car Without Credit In LA?

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