Collection ASU0216 - Kennedy Center Honors 2010 book and DVD [alumni publication]

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Kennedy Center Honors 2010 book and DVD [alumni publication]

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  • 2010 (Creation)

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Jerry Herman (B.S. ’53 and D.F.A. ’80) is one of the University of Miami’s most distinguished alumni and he is a lifelong supporter of the university. On January 19, 1993, the Board of Trustees Executive Committee passed a resolution renaming the Ring Theatre as “The Jerry Herman Theatre Complex,” in honor of Mr. Herman’s professional success, and long-term generosity to and support of the University.

He (born July 10, 1931) is an American composer and lyricist, known for his work in Broadway musical theater. He composed the scores for the hit Broadway musicals. He has been nominated for the Tony Awardfive times, and won twice, for Hello, Dolly!and La Cage aux Folles. In 2009, Herman received the Tony Award for Lifetime Achivement in the Theatre. He is a recipient of the 2010 Kennedy Center Honors.

Jerry Herman (B.S. ’53 and D.F.A. ’80) is one of the University of Miami’s most distinguished alumni and is a lifelong supporter of the university. On January 19, 1993, the Board of Trustees Executive Committee passed a resolution renaming the Ring Theatre as “The Jerry Herman Theatre Complex,” in honor of Mr. Herman’s professional success, and long-term generosity and support of the University.

Herman (born July 10, 1931) is an American composer and lyricist, known for his work in Broadway musical theater. He composed the scores for the hit Broadway musicals. He has been nominated for the Tony Awardfive times, and won twice, for Hello, Dolly!and La Cage aux Folles. In 2009, He received the Tony Award for Lifetime Achivement in the Theatre. He is a recipient of the 2010 Kennedy Center Honors.

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The book and DVD set of the Kennedy Center Honors 2010 contains biographical information and professional achievements of Jerry Herman, who is an American composer and lyricist known for Broadway hit musicals.  Mr. Herman (B.S. ’53 and D.F.A. ’80) is one of the University of Miami’s most distinguished alumni and a lifelong supporter of the University.  The University Archives provided research assistance and historical images for the publication.

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  • English

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The book and dvd were donated by Leslie Shampaine, The Kennedy Center Honors Film House in December 2010.

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Jerry Herman Ring Theatre website

Information about related materials is available at http://www.as.miami.edu/theatrearts/ring.html

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