Thursday night’s semi-final round of Capital Region’s Got Talent found 11 competitors duking it out for the big $5,000 grand prize in the ongoing singing competition.
And at the end of the night, five of them went home unhappy.
But six more moved on to the finals, which are taking place at Revolution Hall in Troy on Friday, October 16.
When the judges – Revolution Hall general manager Jared Kingsley, Daily Gazette music writer Brian McElhiney and College of Saint Rose Music Industry program director Sister Mary Anne Nelson – tallied up their votes, the finalists were:
The remaining contestants still had one hope remaining, and when the audience votes from the packed house were finally counted, there was one more wild-card finalist added to next week’s final competition:
C’mon down and cheer for your favorite on Friday, October 16. Doors open at 7pm. Admission is free.