ATLANTA -- Some of the most talented young performers in Georgia have been recognized with nominations for the 2013 Shuler Hensley Awards.
The awards program honors the best high school musical theater productions in the state.
It is named for Cobb County native Shuler Hensley, a seasoned Broadway performer who has won a number of prestigious awards, including a Tony.
This year's Shuler Hensley Awards nominees were announced Tuesday. The awards ceremony will be held Apr. 18 at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre.
The nominees include:
Best Overall Production
* Avenue Q
Atlanta International School, Buckhead
* Les Misérables
Buford High School