A Top 3 Finalist on CBC’s How Do You Solve a Problem Like Maria? Jayme has had the opportunity to perform across North America, Austria, and the beautiful London Palladium Stage. Jayme began her career at age six as a munchkin in The Wizard of Oz in her hometown of Richmond, British Columbia. At just sixteen years old, Jayme was chosen to star in the Arts Club Theatre's production of Hotel Porter, catapulting her to notoriety in Vancouver's professional theatre scene. Jayme had the opportunity to star in the critically acclaimed Hollywood production of Ruthless! The Musical, for which she received the LA Weekly Award for Outstanding Comedy Performance. In 2006, she had the good fortune to spend the season at the esteemed Stratford Festival, appearing in Oliver! and South Pacific. After a challenging and inspiring year, Jayme was thrilled to be recognized among her peers as the recipient of the Tyrone Guthrie Award for her work.
A two-time provincial champion for voice at the BC Festival of the Arts, Jayme's favourite credits include Belle in Beauty and the Beast (Viva Musica), Sally in Cabaret and Audrey in Little Shop of Horrors (Uncle Randy Productions), Laurey in Oklahoma! and Lois in Kiss Me, Kate! (Theatre Under the Stars), Ellen in Miss Saigon (Arts Club), Val in A Chorus Line (Ophidian Entertainment), Carrie in Carousel (Royal City Musical Theatre), Mabel in Pirates of Penzance and Grace in Annie (Chemainus Theatre Festival), Nancy in Oliver! and Glinda in The Wizard of Oz (Gateway Theatre), and the US National tour of Forever Swing. Jayme was honoured to work with Tony Award winning director, Walter Bobbie, on his celebrated production of Irving Berlin's White Christmas (Sony Centre). Recently, Jayme organized a series of Cancer benefits in BC and Ontario, including the popular JAM Show with fellow Maria Finalist and friend, Marisa McIntyre.