Chicago-based burlesque artist Jenn Freeman also known as Po’Chop uses elements of dance, storytelling, and striptease to create performances and inspire students and collaborators across the country. Po’Chop has performed at the Brooklyn Museum in Brown Girls Burlesque’s Bodyspeak, and headlined shows in New Orleans, Minneapolis, St. Louis and New York. Po’Chop is a Board Member & Cast Member, for Jeezy’s Juke Joint, an all black burlesque revue. Po’Chop performs on Netflix’s Easy (Season 2), appears in music videos for songs by Jamila Woods and Mykele Deville, and is a muse for co-created experimental dance films such as Home | Here. Jenn Freeman was awarded as a 2017 3Arts Make A Wave Artist, selected as a 2018 Chicago Dancemakers Lab Artist, selected as a 2019 Urban Bush Women Choreographic Fellow Candidate and most recently can be found collaborating with Rebuild Foundation as their 2020 dance resident.
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