CCC's production of "Les Misérables" nominated for Perry Award

Not only was Cumberland County College's production of "Les Misérables" honored as one of's 2013 Best of Philly/South Jersey picks, but now the production has garnered 9 Perry Award nominations from the New Jersey Association of Community Theaters.

This lavish production, presented in November 2013, was the centerpiece of the Luciano Theatre's 20th anniversary season. The ambitious musical featured a 30-foot rotating stage, elaborate costumes, a full orchestra, and the same script and score that has been performed on Broadway for the past 26 years.

Nominated in the following categories are:

Outstanding Direction - Deborah Bradshaw

Outstanding Musical Direction - Roz Metcalf

Props - Chris Totora

Scenic Design - Chris Totora

Supporting Actor - AJ Mendini

Lead Actress - Nicole Corigliano

Lead Actress - Rachel Burghen

Outstanding Youth Actor - Zachary Bispo

Outstanding Production of a Musical

The awards will be announced September 21 at the DoubleTree Hotel and Conference Center in Somerset, New Jersey.