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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

(Credit: AP) The Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C.

Kennedy Center Changes Plans For River Pavilion In Expansion

The Kennedy Center is backing away from plans to build a floating stage on the Potomac River as part of its $100 million expansion project.

05/07/2015

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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

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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.

05/05/2015

(Credit: AP) The Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C.

Artists To Curate New Performance Series At Kennedy Center

The Kennedy Center in Washington is unveiling a new programming slate under its new president, including a performance series curated by leading artists and festivals celebrating Ireland and skateboarding culture.

03/03/2015

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Broadway-Bound ‘Gigi’ Opens 1st At Kennedy Center In D.C.

The Broadway-bound musical revival “Gigi” is opening at the Kennedy Center, starring Vanessa Hudgens, who will make her Broadway debut.

01/29/2015

WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 06: The five recipients of the 2014 Kennedy Center Honors pose for a group photo following a dinner hosted by United States Secretary of State John F. Kerry from left to right top row: actor and filmmaker Tom Hanks, singer-songwriter Sting, singer Al Green, from left to right bottom row: ballerina Patricia McBride and comedienne Lily Tomlin at the U.S. Department of State on December 6, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Ron Sachs-Pool/Getty Images)

Kennedy Center Honors Five Extraordinary Artists

Singer 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

12/08/2014

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Biden Breaks Ground For Kennedy Center Expansion

The first major expansion of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts is commencing nearly 50 years after construction began on the cultural center, with a ceremonial groundbreaking Thursday led by Vice President Joe Biden.

12/04/2014

Stephen Colbert and his wife Evelyn (R) arrive for a dinner for Kennedy honorees hosted by U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton at the U.S. Department of State on December 1, 2012 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Ron Sachs - Pool/Getty Images)

Stephen Colbert To Host ‘The 37th Annual Kennedy Center Honors’

Stephen Colbert will host “The 37th Annual Kennedy Center Honors.”

11/19/2014

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New Kennedy Center Head Seeking Innovation In Arts

Deborah Rutter says there’s no reason the nation’s capital should be a conservative, risk-averse place for the arts. In fact, she wants to see the Kennedy Center drive more innovation and discussion about the role of the arts in society.

09/26/2014

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Garth Brooks To Honor Jay Leno With Humor Prize

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.

09/19/2014

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Kennedy Center To Host ‘Dance Day’ Celebration

Actress Jenna Elfman and dancer Du-Shaunt “Fik-Shun” Stegall will be at the Kennedy Center this weekend to celebrate National Dance Day.

07/24/2014

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