Meet the KC SuperStar Finalists!
Alexa will be attending TCU this fall to pursue a BFA in Acting. She is a musical theatre kid at heart. She trained classically with a voice teacher for the past 5 years and has begun to explore pop music over the past couple of years. If she could perform with any musician she would love to perform with Taylor Swift and Shawn Mendes. Alexa’s favorite thing to eat is Italian food.
Aniya goes to Fort Osage High School and plans on attending Rust College University when she graduates. She has been singing in church since she was 3 years old. Her dad is a pastor and mom is First Lady of their church. She has been singing in church choir and school choir since she was 5. If she could perform with anyone it would be Jennifer Hudson or the Clark Sisters. Aniya’s favorite food is honey glazed salmon.
Annie attends Summit Christian Academy and has been singing since she was a little girl and can’t remember a time in her life without music. If she could perform with anyone it would be UMI. Annie’s favorite thing to eat is hummus and pita bread.
Bryson will be a senior at Desoto High School. He leads worship at his church and participates in National Fine Arts (Assemblies of God) and has won the award of merit twice for vocal solo and placed top 3 in songwriting nationally. He is in the top vocal group at his school, and the top band, playing saxophone. Bryson has been in all his school’s musical theater productions, with lead roles i Annie, Guys and Dolls, Cinderella, Putnam County Spelling Bee, and Mama Mia. Bryson would like to perform with either James Taylor or Charlie Puth. His favorite food is Pizza.
Darcie will be a Senior this fall at St. Teresa’s Academy. She has been singing since she was little, starting off in theatre productions around Kansas City, and then began playing instruments and writing her own songs. She has led worship at her church, and started playing in restaurants and special events at the end of 7th grade. She plays ukulele, guitar, and piano, and loves working on her own music. If she could perform with anyone it would be Hayley Williams. Her favorite food is sushi.
Elaine Watson attends Lee's Summit North High School and will be graduating as the class of 2021. She discovered her love for making music during her late years of elementary school She plans to study music at a university and her biggest dream is to voice the very first mixed-race Disney princess. If she could perform with any musician it would be Samm Henshaw, Leon Bridges, or Yebba. Elaine’s favorite thing to eat would be pasta of all sorts.
Emma will be attending JCCC in the fall. She has been singing as long as she can remember and enrolled in voice lessons in 5th grade. If Emma could perform with any musician she would perform with Joni Mitchell. Her favorite thing to eat is sushi.
Kloe will be a Senior at Olathe North High School. She is a member of KC A Cappella, Stage Right Performing Arts and participates in many other school and state choirs. If she could perform with any musician it would be Amy Winehouse because Kloe feels she wanted to perform for the art of music, not for the fame or glory, and to communicate what she was feeling was through her songs. Her favorite thing to eat is Mulukhiyah (a traditional Jordanian dish), the most delicious food she has ever eaten.
Lucy recently graduated from Shawnee Mission East and will be attending the University of Michigan in the fall to study Political Science. She has always been involved with music through school, community, and professional theater productions as well as several choirs and a cappella choirs. She has also written and performed my own music. If Lucy could perform with any musician, it would be Bruno Mars. Her favorite thing to eat is popcorn.
Sydney went to Blue Springs High School and will be attending William Jewell College in the fall. She has been in choirs her whole life and has been participating in musicals since first grade. She would love to perform with Billie Eilish, and her favorite thing to eat is grilled cheese with tomato soup.