Jaz ‘Fairy J’ Simone
- Dance Captain & Ensemble, Alto/ Dancer
Jaz ‘Fairy J’ Simone, formerly known as Jasmyn Fyffe, is a Barbadian-Canadian multi hyphenate artist based in Toronto ON. She started her career in 2007 and for the past 15 years has been building her career as a performance artist, choreographer, movement director, dancer, singer/musician, outside eye/creative mentor, group facilitator and more recently, handmade skincare small business owner. This past summer was jam packed for Jaz. She made her debut with Stratford Festival as the Choreographer for “Death and the King’s Horseman” under the direction of Tawiah BenEben Mfoafo-M’Carthy. In addition, she also made her debut at the Shaw Festival as the MD for Just to Get Married directed by Severn Thompson. She was the co-choreographer for Bahia Watson & Liza Paul MASHUP pon di road and her solo “open light” was presented by the Yensa Dance Festival created by Lua Shayenne Dance Company.
This Fall she premiered her interactive art experience titled “The Reception” at Nuit Blanche and is s also working on “Da Kink in my Hair” as choreographer. Jaz is ecstatic to be in the cast of Treemonisha.
Scott Joplin’s Treemonisha
Dance Captain & Ensemble, Alto/ Dancer