Kennedy Center Honors

Don Henley (L) and Glenn Frey (Rebecca Taylor/MSG Photos)

Eagles, Carole King, George Lucas Lead Kennedy Center Honorees

Some of the biggest pop culture figures of the ’70s will be honored by the ceremony.

07/20/2015

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Team Behind Tony Awards To Produce Kennedy Center Honors

Producers who have created the Tony Awards show for the past 12 years will be given a “clean slate” and a mandate to update the “Kennedy Center Honors,” marking a new direction for the CBS broadcast for the first time in nearly four decades.

05/06/2015

Sting performing in "The Last Ship" (Photo Credit: Matthew Murphy)

Sting On ‘The Last Ship': ‘I Didn’t Want To Do A Jukebox Musical’

He also discusses how the show’s cast surprised him by performing at the Kennedy Center Honors.

12/23/2014

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Kennedy Center Honors Impact On The World Of Art

Now in its 37th year, The Kennedy Center Honors remain an abiding reminder of the vast and vital importance of art in our nation and the world around us.

12/12/2014

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Al Green: The Voice Of Soul That Inspires Generations

Singer Al Green is one of five notable honorees at the 37th Annual Kennedy Center Honors. His iconic career as a soul singer helped shaped the genre in the ’70s and his Gospel turn in the ’80s inspired a legion of old and new fans.

12/12/2014

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Tom Hanks: Evolution Of A Moviemaking Master

Since his early sitcom beginnings, Tom Hanks has amassed a critically-acclaimed, award-winning body of work that arguably marks him as one of the most talented and versatile figures in cinematic history.

12/12/2014

Patricia McBride, Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux, Kennedy Center Honors, Dancer, Ballet, Dance

Patricia McBride: A Living Legacy Of Dance

Patricia McBride, 2014 Kennedy Center Honoree, is a legendary principal ballerina who studied under renowned choreographer George Balanchine. The critically-acclaimed dancer spent 28 years in the spotlight enrapturing audiences for New York City Ballet before retiring.

12/12/2014

Lily Tomlin, Kennedy Center Honors,

Lily Tomlin: Countless Colorful Characters, One Comedic Genius

Lily Tomlin’s prolific career includes numerous awards and accolades for her screen and stage appearances in which she has painted some of the most indelible and beloved characters in the creative landscape.

12/12/2014

Sting, Trudie Styler,Kennedy Center Honors,

Sting: The Ageless Rocker Defies Musical Conventions

Among Stings numerous well-deserved career accolades, the 16-time Grammy winner now joins the prestigious ranks of past and present Kennedy Center Honorees.

12/12/2014

Kennedy Center Honors (John Paul Filo/CBS)

Watch: Top Five Kennedy Center Honors Tributes

Take a look back at the best Kennedy Center Honors’ performances from the past.

12/12/2014

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