This week, we meet 8-year-old Jasper Burns of Western Springs.
Q. Why did you join CTWS?
A. Because I like to act.
Q. What made you discover your interest in theater?
A. I’ve always liked singing and, while doing that, I realized I liked to act too.
Q. What is your favorite thing about theater?
A. Performing on stage.
Q. At CTWS, do you work on stage, behind the scenes, or both? Name roles/crews.
A. I’ve been on stage a couple of times in “Flat Stanley” and “The Aristocats,” but I also like doing props like in “Nancy Drew” and “The Snow Queen.”
Q. What is your favorite thing about CTWS?
A. Meeting new people who love to perform and act.
Q. Do you see yourself continuing to act?
Q. What do you want to be when you grow up?
A. An actor who performs on a musical theater stage.
Q. What is your dream role?
A. Harry Potter.Tags: Children's Theatre of Western Springs spotlight, Theatre of Western Springs