Austin is extremely excited to be joining Crane River Theater’s production of Annie. Austin lives in Kearney and will soon be attending Sunrise Middle School. His theatrical experiences include Young Ape in Crane River’s Tarzan, Goat Understudy in Crane River’s Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Victim Prince in UNK’s Hecuba, Munchkin in Crane River’s The Wizard of Oz, and a Reader and Actor in two of Crane River’s Let it Snow shows. Austin also enjoys helping his dad direct one-act and speech at Kearney High School. Austin would like to thank his mom, dad, his brother, and his former teachers for their love and support. He also thanks Steve Barth for allowing him to enjoy this valuable experience.