SOUTHWEST REGION TALENT COMPETITION


Little Rock, AR –The Southwest Regional Junior and Senior Talent Shows were held at the 80th Arkansas State Fair Monday afternoon.

Winning acts advanced to the final competition to be held October 19 in Arkansas Hall on the state fairgrounds in Little Rock.

Advancing to Saturday’s finale are:

SENIOR DIVISION (AGE 16-21)

VARIETY

Kyle Bivings, Horatio, AR; representing Sevier County

DANCE GROUP

Rising Starz, Magnolia, AR; representing Columbia County

VOCAL GROUP

High Voltage, Glenwood/Amity/Newhope, AR; representing Southwest District

DANCE SOLO

Essence Thomas, Prescott, AR; representing Nevada County

VOCAL SOLO

Ethan Pickett, Murfreesboro, AR; representing Southwest District

INSTRUMENTAL GROUP

High Voltage, Glenwood/Amity/Newhope, AR; representing Southwest District

JUNIOR DIVISION (AGE 10-15)

VARIETY

Sawyer Beggs, Sims, AR; representing Montgomery County

DANCE GROUP

House of Royalty Dance Co., Magnolia, AR; representing Columbia County

DANCE SOLO

Addyson Faulk, Magnolia, AR; representing Columbia County

VOCAL SOLO

Joshua Kuntz, Murfreesboro, AR; representing Southwest District

INSTRUMENTAL SOLO

Garrison Brown, Hope, AR; representing Southwest District

The Arkansas State Fair continues through Oct. 20 at the State Fairgrounds in Little Rock.