A native of Kearney, Austin currently attends Meadowlark Elementary. He began performing last summer, as a young ape in Crane River Theater’s production of Tarzan. In addition, he has performed in the University of Nebraska at Kearney’s production of Hecuba as a child victim. He is excited to perform again this summer as a Munchkin. He would like to thank his family and teachers for providing him with such creative opportunities.