Olivia James is a native of Chicagoland who enjoys all things involved in creating & performing art. Whether it is painting in her home to relax, practicing yoga, acting & singing on stage or in film, writing scripts for the neighborhood kids or drawing during her free time, it is the process of creating in which Olivia enjoys most while a solid end result is equally as satisfying. As a home schooled student, Olivia is able to explore many different aspects of the learning process which makes it “a lot of fun”! She is an inquisitive thinker who likes to explore beyond the assignment presented to her.
Olivia has a natural ability on stage, an instinct for connecting to a wide range of roles, takes direction well, a fast learner and quick study. She enjoys consistent training though workshops and classes as well. Her favorite theater roles include playing Gavrosch from Les Miserables during an immersion camp this summer with NightBlue PAC and Jojo in Seussical the Musical with the Beverly Theater Guild. Olivia is grateful for the artistic community within this industry as she makes friends on every project and looks forward to what the future has in store for her.