On Monday, May 9th Paper Mill Playhouse and HomeTowne Television - Your Neighborhood Network announced LIVE the nominations for the 2016 Paper Mill Playhouse Rising Star Awards presented by the Investors Bank Foundation. Patrick Parker, Associate Artistic Director delivered the nominations LIVE at 8:30AM. You can watch on Paper Mill's Facebook page or check out the Livestream at http://www.hometownetv.org/content/httv-live! If you are in HTTV's viewing area you can watch on TV at Verizon 33/Comcast 36!
A complete list of nominations and honorable mentions can be downloaded below.
Rising Star Awards - Presented by the Investors Foundation is also generously supported by The Blanche and Irving Laurie Foundation, The Merck Company Foundation and MetLife Foundation. Rising Star scholarships are made possible by Ruth Bedford in memory of Jane Burgio, Walt Santner in honor of Janet Sovey, and the Douglas Michael Krueger Scholarship Fund Trust. The Theatre for Everyone Inclusion and Access Award is supported by VSA New Jersey and the New Jersey Theatre Alliance. Rising Star Awards is made possible in part by funds from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts. Paper Mill Playhouse is a not-for-profit arts organization.