Team Behind Tony Awards to Produce Kennedy Center HonorsA producing team that has created the Tony Awards show for the past 12 years has been selected to produce the "Kennedy Center Honors," marking a new direction for the CBS broadcast for the first time in 38 years.
Eddie Murphy to Receive Top U.S. Humor Prize at Kennedy CenterEddie Murphy, famous for his standup routines, films and his early breakout on "Saturday Night Live," will be awarded the nation's top prize for humor this year by the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, officials said Thursday.
Artists to Curate New Performance Series at Kennedy CenterA new performance series curated by leading artists will help define a new programming slate at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts under its new president, along with festivals celebrating Ireland and something unexpected: skateboarding culture.
Best Valentine's Day Dates For Parents In Washington, D.C.Valentine's Day is a great opportunity for couples to have a special day together. Here are the best Valentine's Day dates for parents in Washington, D.C.
D.C. Ballet Brings Excerpts of 'Sleepy Hollow' to SmithsonianThe Washington Ballet is giving museum visitors a sneak peek at the company's new production "Sleepy Hollow" this weekend.
Tom Hanks: Evolution Of A Moviemaking MasterSince 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.
Kennedy Center Hosts Annual 'TubaChristmas' ShowHundreds of tuba, sousaphone and euphonium players will be gathering at the Kennedy Center for an annual holiday tradition.
Kennedy Center Honors Five Extraordinary ArtistsSinger Al Green, Actor and Filmmaker Tom Hanks, Ballerina Patricia McBride, Singer-Songwriter Sting and Comedienne Lily Tomlin Are the Honorees for the 37th Anniversary of This Acclaimed Annual Special
Tom Hanks, Sting Among 5 Kennedy Center HonoreesHeralded as a musical genius who rose from a British shipyard hometown to make his mark, Sting will receive the nation's highest honor Sunday for influencing American culture through the arts.
Stephen Colbert to Host Kennedy Center HonorsThe John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts says Stephen Colbert will host this year's Kennedy Center Honors, bringing a new touch to the annual awards show.
Stephen Colbert To Host 'The 37th Annual Kennedy Center Honors'Stephen Colbert will host "The 37th Annual Kennedy Center Honors."
'Little Dancer' Musical Readies for Opening in D.C."Little Dancer Aged Fourteen," a famous sculpture by Edgar Degas that can be seen in museums around the world, is coming to life in a new musical exploring the story of a mysterious 14-year-old dancer and the artist who portrayed her.
Comedians Honor Jay Leno With Humor Prize in D.C.The joke was on Jay Leno as comedians saluted the former "Tonight Show" host Sunday when he received the nation's top humor prize.
Garth Brooks to Honor Jay Leno with Humor Prize in D.C.Garth Brooks is joining the lineup of entertainers including Jimmy Fallon who will honor Jay Leno with the nation's top humor prize at the Kennedy Center in October.
Arts Program Moves From Kennedy Center to University of Maryland An arts management training program has moved from the Kennedy Center to the University of Maryland, along with the arts center's former chief executive.