Langley’s Thomas in PNE’s top 10

Sean Thomas through to semifinals in kids division at annual PNE Star Showdown

Langley’s Sean Thomas is a semifinalist in this Saturday’s PNE Star Showdown. The 11-year-old is competing in the kids division.

Langley’s Sean Thomas is a semifinalist in this Saturday’s PNE Star Showdown. The 11-year-old is competing in the kids division.

Langley’s Sean Thomas has made the top 10.

The 12-year-old from Langley auditioned for the PNE Star Showdown and has made it through to the semifinal round in the kids division.

The semifinal portion of the event happens on Saturday (Aug. 17) at 1:30 p.m.

Thomas is a singer and drummer and has several songs available in iTunes.

Thomas formed his own fundraising group, Kids Can Help, which raises money for B.C. Children’s Hospital, four years ago, when his grandmother was diagnosed cancer and he wanted to do something to help.

In that time, they have raised more than $30,000.

Thomas has pledged to donate any of his winnings to his fundraising efforts.