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Vancouver Island continues to introduce young, talented acts to the world!

Just a month after popular Nanaimo dance duo Funkanometry hit the Americas Got Talent audition stage, another Vancouver Island resident will give it their shot next week!

Willem Roelants, of Vancouver Island, will be bringing his musical talents to his audition, and you’ll be able to watch him perform live next week. 

Roelants will be judged by America’s Got Talent’s executive producer Simon Cowell, Heidi Klum, Howie Mandel and Sofia Vergara for a chance to win $1 million as well as the opportunity to headline an act in Las Vegas.

Roelants has worked in theatre, television, advertising, been a voiceover artist and has even written a book!

In 2020, Roelants completed his Theatre Diploma from Vancouver Island University in Nanaimo. He sings and plays a variety of instruments including bass, guitar, piano, and ukulele.

Willem Roelants also has a YouTube channel called “Willem Roelants” where he uploads videos of him singing.

You can watch Willem Roelants on ‘America’s Got Talent’ Season 17 on Tuesday at 8 pm on NBC.

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