Amaris Sanchez, 12, was born and raised in the Chicago suburbs. She has been blessed to be part of the First National Tour for the Broadway Musical, the life of Emilio and Gloria Estefan. Prior to the National Tour she played the same role at the Marquis Theatre on Broadway. Amaris began her acting career in 2015 with "A Christmas Carol" at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago, playing the roles of Emily Crachit, Pratt and Want. In the summer of 2016, she played the role of Ruthie Joad in "The Grapes of Wrath" at The Gift Theatre. Amaris has been blessed with a beautiful voice and loves to sing.
Amaris was honored to sing the American and Canadian national anthems at a Chicago Fire professional soccer game, as well as the Autism Walk event at Soldier Field in 2016. Amaris has also done voice-overs for the McGraw Company as Chef Efron and the United Way. She has been featured in commercials for AT&T and Kohler. At the age of 5, she was featured as a runway model for Latino Fashion Week in Chicago. She has also participated in other runway and fashion shows, including Chicago Fashion Fest.