DSL’s Got Talent 2023

Down Syndrome of Louisville Presents

DSL’s Got Talent 2023

Directed and Produced by Carly Riggs

Hosted by David Desanctis and Jesse Rasmussen

ASL Interpretation by Shayne and Lindsay


Event Schedule

Full CastBetter When I'm Dancing
Kristin SFame
Todd SFootloose
Marissa S & Lucy MWe're All In This Together
Ellen SRun For The Roses
Ankur CRoar
Tommy SKing of New York
Anna W & Ella RShake It Off
Jackson H, Will R, Sarah P, & Lexi SBig Red Car
Jake M, Madeline F, Megan M, Jack C, Kelsey I, & Emily MI'll Be There For You
Aiste SWe Will Rock You
FaithCotton Eyed Joe
McKenna HSixteen Going on Seventeen
Grace STelephone
Justin H, Donnie C, Corey M, & Cameron CLottery (Renegade)
Scotty CDon't Worry Be Happy
Bailee ASo What
Lucas FLife is a Highway

Intermission & Minute to Win It

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Libby LSomewhere Over the Rainbow
Rose MOn the Floor
Camille KChattahoochee
Michael DCanned Heat
Lauren ATrue Colors
Sara R & David LHold On, I'm Comin'
Joe FDo You Believe in Magic
Austin E & ChristianSweet Caroline
ElijahAs It Was
Emily BRolling In the Deep
Aaron CStay
Madison BMaybe
Megan GLittle Girls
Scot SAll Shook Up
Tess BRoar
Mark HWe Are The Champions
Nick NSomebody to Love
Erika & Chris PBoot Scootin' Boogie
Mary & MattRubber Ducky
Bollywood ClassMera Wala Dance
Jill WWe Are The World
Full CastDifferent Drum


Special Thanks To:

New Albany Theatre Arts, Shayne and Lindsay (ASL Interpretation), Crit Fisher, Sounds By Shouse, Legacy Pizza, Terri Manning, and all of our DSL Staff and Volunteers

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