Last week the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced the selection of honorees who will receive the 2015 Kennedy Center Honors. This year’s recipients are the rock group the Eagles, singer songwriter Carole King, filmmaker George Lucas, singer/actress Rita Moreno, actress Cicely Tyson and and conductor Sieji Ozawa.
The celebration will take place on Sunday December 6, 2015 and televised on CBS on Tuesday December 29, 2015.
For the first time ever, the Kennedy Center will launch a contest on social media (#SendMeToHonors) beginning July 15, in which one winner will receive two tickets to attend the 2015 Honors Gala on December 6. Additional details will be announced soon.