Presented by Community Health Professionals
Ninth Annual Show
March 5, 2016
Auditions: November 13-14, 2015
Acts compete for $1,000, $500 and $250 of prize money based on audience vote.
This benefit show raises funds for Community Health Professionals Van Wert Area Inpatient Hospice Center. Click on the links at the bottom of the
page to view videos from this year and previous year shows.
2015 Show Recap
Sam Duquette of Van Wert was the $1,000 winner of the 2015 Ohio Has Talent! competition on Feb. 28 for her performance of “Me and My Bobby McGee.” She was accompanied by guitarist Aaron Cooper, also of Van Wert. Second place and $500 went to Alex Schlegel of Paulding who performed “The Evolution of Dance.” Pop acapella group Awakened Commotion from Hardin Northern High School in Dola took home third place and $250 for their performance of “As Long As You Love Me” and “Wide Awake.”
Honorable mention was given to the alto-baritone saxophone quintet of Samantha Stevenson, Madison Fulk, Alexis Deffenbaugh, Haley Rode, and Sara Clossen from Delphos, performing “What Does the Fox Say?.” Also receiving honorable mention was Gabe Bailey, from Berne, Ind., performing “Golden Slumbers Melody” with vocals, keyboard, guitar, and drums.
Sam Duquette and Aaron Cooper perform at Ohio Has Talent!
on February 28 at Niswonger Performing Arts Center in Van Wert.
Check out video from this year's show and previous years on the Ohio Has Talent! YouTube channel and updates about the upcoming show on the Facebook page.
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