All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Cicely Tyson’

Rita Moreno, Carole King, George Lucas and Cicely Tyson Celebrated At Kennedy Center Honors Awards

Rita Moreno, singer-songwriter Carole King, Star Wars creator George Lucas and actress Cicely Tyson were celebrated Sunday in Washington for their contributions to the arts as the latest recipients of the Kennedy Center Honors awards. President Barack Obama lauded the accomplishments of all five honorees, which also included conductor Seiji Ozawa. “Tonight, we honor five artists who helped tell the …

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Kristin Chenoweth, Matthew Morrison To Host TLC Holiday Special From White House

Kristin Chenoweth and Matthew Morrison will be bringing some holiday cheer from the White House. Joining First Lady Michelle Obama, the Glee stars will host Broadway at the White House, a Thanksgiving TV special on the TLC network designed to encourage teens seeking a career in theatre, Variety reported. .@KChenoweth & @Matt_Morrison will host "Broadway at the White House." https://t.co/Rs1ylhWKdu pic.twitter.com/K2NWSVYjVy …

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Cicely Tyson in ‘The Trip to Bountiful’: From Broadway to Lifetime

Horton Foote’s 1953 television play plans to make another TV debut this coming weekend. Lifetime’s rendition, The Trip to Bountiful, will recreate the original story. The story first aired on NBC in 1953 and then went on Broadway the following year. In 1985, it was made into a Hollywood film featuring Geraldine Page and then made another Broadway comeback just last …

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Cicely Tyson: Award Winning Role To Air On Lifetime

For those who didn’t get the chance to see Cicely Tyson in the role that won her a Tony Award last year will get the chance this Saturday. And you won’t even have to leave the house. This Saturday, March 8, the film adaptation of the Broadway play, The Trip to Bountiful, will air on Lifetime at 8 pm EST. …

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