The Rising Star Talent Competition was sponsored by the CNE Foundation.
The CNE’s Rising Star Talent Competition was in its 35th year of showcasing young artists. Visitors came to watch these talented performers in a wide variety of genres compete for prize money! Selected singers, dancers, actors, musicians, magicians, and comedians performed at the 2022 CNE on the International Stage in Hall B, at the Enercare Centre.
Grand Champion Ishaan Grotra
First runner-up Kaitlyn Lau
Second runner-up Grace Hong
Third runner-up Lauren Lee
Fourth runner-up Nina Goad
Fifth runner-up SDA Tykes
Grand Campion Leon Shvaitser
First runner up Precious Hernandez
Second runner up Gabrielle Hoofatt
Third runner up SDA Inters
Fourth runner up Nicholas Vilord
Fifth runner up Claude Labuschagne
Congratulations to our 2022 Rising Star winners Ishaan Grotra from the Junior Category and Leon Shvaitser from the Youth Category!
Special thanks to our Program Sponsor Brand Blvd!