Tuesday, April 06, 2010

Sandy Creek’s Les Miserables Nominated for Six Awards

Sandy Creek High’s Les Miserables has received six nominations in the Shuler Hensley Awards for Excellence in High School Musical Theatre.

The nominations were announced at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre on March 30. The school’s performance received nominations in the following categories: Ensemble or Chorus, Music Direction (Choral Director Millie Turek), Supporting Actor (Paul Merrill), Leading Actor (Jesse Alexander), Leading Actress (Stephanie Earle), Overall Production.

Winners will be announced at a Tony Awards-style ceremony on April 13 at the Cobb Energy Centre. Sandy Creek will do a live number at the show as one of the six nominees in the “overall production” category.

The Cobb Energy Centre awards are named for Marietta native and Tony Award winner, Shuler Hensley. The awards program is an initiative of the ARTSBRIDGE education program of the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre Foundation to recognize excellence in high school musical theatre.

Tickets for the Shuler Hensley Awards Ceremony are on sale for $10 each plus applicable fees. They can be purchased through Ticketmaster or at the box office of the Cobb Energy Centre.

Call 770-916-2808 for general information.

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