Newspaper article The Record (Bergen County, NJ)

North Jersey Schools Get 'Rising Star' Nods

Newspaper article The Record (Bergen County, NJ)

North Jersey Schools Get 'Rising Star' Nods

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Bergen, Passaic and Hudson county high schools received more than a dozen nominations Monday in the Paper Mill Playhouse's 21st Annual Rising Star Awards, sort of like the Tony Awards of New Jersey high school musicals.

The winners will be announced during a ceremony at Paper Mill June 7, featuring performances from nominated shows.

Among the local nominees for the contest's top prize are Academy of the Holy Angels in Demarest and Fair Lawn High School for Outstanding Overall Production of a Musical. Holy Angels is nominated for its production of "Children of Eden." Fair Lawn is in the running for its interpretation of "Chaplin The Musical."

For Outstanding Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role, the local nominees are Nick Berninger for his role as Father in the Academy of the Holy Angels production of "Children of Eden" and Trevor Braun for his role as Charlie Chaplin in Fair Lawn High's production of "Chaplin The Musical. …

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