BU’s Bill T. Jones among 2010 Kennedy Center honorees

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts today (Sept. 7)¬†announced the selection of the individuals who will receive the 2010 Kennedy Center Honors, and one of them is Bill T. Jones, a Tony Award-winning dancer, choreographer and director who studied theater and dance at SUNY-Binghamton (now Binghamton University). Other recipients to be honored at the 33rd annual national celebration of the arts are: singer and songwriter Merle Haggard, composer and lyricist Jerry Herman, songwriter and musician Paul McCartney and producer, television host and actress Oprah Winfrey. Read the rest of this entry »

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Were your week and weekend art-filled?

Charlie Daniels. West Fest. First Friday. And that was just the tip of the arts and entertainment iceberg this past week. Please tell us where you went, what or who you saw and whether you enjoyed yourself.

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