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‘Perris Got Talent’ Concludes with Grand Performances

PERRIS, Calif. (October 21, 2019) –– The 6th annual “Perris Got Talent” concluded in grand fashion at the Bob Glass Gymnasium located at 101 North D Street on October 12, 2019.

The event, which started in September 2014, was open to musicians, rappers, singers, dancers, gymnasts and any other performers of the arts. The semi-final event was held on October 5, 2019 and had 44 total participants. The open auditions, semi-finals and final performance are available for playback on the Perris Today Facebook page.

Divisions were made up of the junior division (ages 5-12), the senior division (ages 13-17) and the adult division (ages 18+) and are split during auditions and semi-finals. The top 3 from each division advanced to the finals to compete for the grand prizes.

Sheila Diggs took the first-place prize of $800 with her performance of “At Last” Etta James. Clarice Evangeline Gutierrez followed with a Hip-Hop Dance mix that won the 2nd place prize of $500. Viranelly Aleman took home the 3rd place prize of $200 with a Spanish Performance, while George Castillo placed 4th ($75 gift card) and Emani Boone 5th ($50 gift card).

Perris Got Talent was developed to help entertainers perfect their craft and give them a chance to perform on the big stage. Look for it next year for your chance to win!