Genevieve Schroeder-Arce is so excited to be in a play with Lamar Middle School. She played Isabel in Esperanza Rising at UT Austin Department of Theatre and Dance, for which she was nominated for a B. Iden Payne Award. Genevieve has also appeared in several commercials, television shows, and films including Queen of the South and Tx Tag. She has also studied piano at UT Austin and lots of theatre at ZACH, Kids Acting and the Indigenous Cultures Institute. She most recently played Cucharita in La Pastorela with Teatro Vivo, and she loves being able to play a candy kid in Willy Wonka!