Washington seeing stars

Harris, Paul
September 2007
Daily Variety;9/12/2007, Vol. 296 Issue 51, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports that popular music icons Diana Ross and Brian Wilson, pianist Leon Fleisher, comedian-actor Steve Martin and film director Martin Scorsese have been selected to receive the 2007 Kennedy Center Honors to be presented at a gala celebration in Washington D.C. on December 2, 2007.


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