It’s even better on stage!

The crowd at the RPAC were thoroughly entertained by the six performers that took to the stage. To see and hear them, without the distractions that usually accompanies street performing, was a real treat and showcased how talented each and every one of them truly is.

The audience sat back and enjoyed these talented singers as they sang about four songs each, including covers and original works. The crowd then became participants when Braden the magician took to the stage.

Allan Boss was the MC for the night and said that this was a truly talented group of performers.

Maria Zimmerman was first up. She is 13 years old and placed 3rd in this years Buskersfest. She says she has a passion for singing and acting and would love to make it her career.

Rhea Jones was up next, this 12 year old performed for us the song she won first place for in the Alberta Registered Music Teachers Association song writing competition.

Both Maria and Rhea have voice and presence beyond their years, and their love for singing truly shows

Braden Pole invited members of the audience to participate in his magic and comedy act and had the crowd’s undivided attention with some very impressive tricks. He has been performing for about five years now, he started when he was 13.

Alex Enman has a voice and a stage presence that is mesmerizing. She can tackle genres ranging from musical theatre, classical, opera and pop. She has been singing for about 10 years now and is pursuing a career in music.

Dwight Forseth The multitalented Dwight, co-owns The Furnace Room, a recording and visual arts studio in Okotoks. He has been involved in music all his life and his love of it is evident when he brings his guitar and voice to the stage.

Eric Hess the winner of this years Buskersfest, closed out the evening. This 15 year old, wowed the audience with his clean, clear guitar talent and amazing singing voice. He has been playing guitar for about 10 years and has been writing songs for a while already and sang one of his originals for us.