Owen Espinosa has been acting and entertaining people on stage since he was 7 years old. Performing all over the Chicagoland area, some of his most prominent roles have been Oliver in Oliver!, Charlie in Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, Edmund in Narnia, Michael Banks in Mary Poppins, Chip in Beauty and the Beast, and Skimbleshanks in CATS!. This holiday season, Owen will be playing the role of Hero Boy for a live, on train performance of the Polar Express. He has performed at the critically acclaimed Windy City Music Theatre - voted Chicago Magazine’s Reader’s Choice for Best Chicago Theatre - under the direction of Jerry Foust. He also has engaged audiences at the likes of Second City Chicago and Elmhurst Children’s Theatre. This summer he also performed at the Regarding Actors Camp at Drury Lane, taught by renowned directors Roberta Duchak and Scott Calcagno. When he’s not acting, Owen likes to run, play video games, and hang out with friends.