THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the First Lady
WHITE HOUSE TO HONOR 1996 KENNEDY CENTER HONORS AWARD RECIPIENTS AT WHITE HOUSE RECEPTION The President and Mrs. Clinton will honor the 1996 "Kennedy
Center Honors" award recipients at a White House reception on Sunday, December 8, 1996. "The Kennedy Center Honors" recognizes American performance artists who have made lifetime contributions to American culture.
Awardees are selected by a committee of performing artists and the Kennedy Center Board of Trustees. The year's awardees are: