Jade Ortega White is a US Navy veteran and has over 10 years of performance art experience, specializing in aerial dance, drag king, burlesque, partner acrobatics, and equilibristics. Jade has dazzled crowds at festivals, nightclubs, circuses, and special events around the world. Their acts range from comedic to sensual to ethereal and everything in between. Jade is also the subject of the award-winning indie film High Flying Jade which documents their experience being the first American to join the Vietnamese circus.
Untitled, 2020, Shopping cart and body
Bottle Walking, 2020, Recycled glass bottles and wood boards
Daddy Pole, 2021, Aerial pole, Singapore
Rubble Pile, 2018, Demolished house in Vietnam, Photo by Lisa Caraway
Quest, 2018, Aerial silks performance in Vietnam
The Amazing High Flying Jade, 2018, Video, 1:00 min. Video by Katherine Sweetman