San Antonio’s 17th Annual Mariachi Vargas Extravaganza participants will audition for the 7th Season of America’s Got Talent. Nine year old, Sebastien De La Cruz, has been invited to audition for the show. After seeing him perform La Malagueña on a Youtube video, producers of the reality talent show called to invite him to audition on January 15 in Austin. Sebastian was the first place winner at the Mariachi Vargas Extravaganza Vocal Competition Elementary Category this past December. This is the second consecutive year that Sebastian takes home the 1st place trophy in his category.
Mariachi Juvenil de America from Veterans Middle School in Rio Grande City, TX, first Place Winners of San Antonio’s 17th Annual Mariachi Vargas Extravaganza Elementary/Middle School category group competition, will also be auditioning for America’s Got Talent in Austin on January 15. Mariachi Juvenil also took the 1st place title for the second consecutive year.
Tori Kolesar from New Braunfels, TX, one of the vocal finalists at San Antonio’s 17th Annual Mariachi Vargas Extravaganza Vocal Competition, will also audition. Tori has the talent producers of the show are looking for….the ability to sing in both English and Spanish. Tori sings a variety of musical genres including mariachi, country and rock and plays the guitar.
Congratulations to Sebastien, Tori, and Mariachi Juvenil de America for this exciting opportunity and best of luck! We look forward to seeing you on America’s Got Talent!