14-year-old Samantha Wiltzen is an actor, dancer & singer/songwriter. She enjoys all the wonderful opportunities she has been offered to perform at local events and charities, in and around Edmonton for the past 10 years. You can also find Samantha busking on a regular basis out at The Old Strathcona and St. Albert Farmers’ Markets.
She is very proud that she was chosen to be a semi-finalist on the ATB Home Grown Talent Stage at Big Valley Jamboree in Camrose last week. Samantha is also proud to have won the duet category with her friend Emily, at Kalyna Voice, out at the Ukrainian Village this past June.
Samantha loves a wide variety of music, from country to pop & rock. Some of her favorite artists are Carrie Underwood, Jo Dee Messina, Elvis Presley, Stevie Wonder, Ozzy Osbourne, Janis Joplin, Megan Trainor, and many others.
Samantha fell in love with the Ukulele and is self-taught. She is currently working on recording her second original song. Samantha is currently learning to play guitar as well.
Samantha is very excited to be here to entertain for you today, and wants to thank the Vegreville Fair for inviting her to participate!