DENVER (CBS4)– Two students from Durango High School are getting ready to travel to New York to compete in the National High School Musical Awards after they were recognized during the Bobby G Awards.

The Bobby G Awards were handed out at the Denver Center for Performing Arts on Thursday where students from all Colorado walked the red carpet.

Emma Buchanan and Evatt Salinger recognized at the Bobby G Awards (credit: CBS)

Emma Buchanan and Evatt Salinger recognized at the Bobby G Awards (credit: CBS)

The awards recognize excellence in high school musicals.

The outstanding lead actor and actress are from Durango’s production of Les Miserables. Emma Buchanan and Evatt Sallinger compete on Broadway on June 29.