NEA fetes artists with nat'l medal

McClintock, Pamela
December 2000
Daily Variety;12/15/2000, Vol. 270 Issue 10, p2
Trade Publication
Reports on the announcement made by United States President Bill Clinton that actress Barbra Streisand, scripter-playwrighter Horton Foote and theater producer-director Harold Prince are among the recipients of the National Medal of Arts for 2000. Other artists who will be presented the medal by the President and the First Lady in December 2000 at a ceremony in Washington, D.C.


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