FILE - The Kennedy Center Honors recipients of 1993, are, founder of the Dance Theater of Harlem Arthur Mitchell, from left, entertainer Johnny Carson, composer-lyricist Stephen Sondheim; sitting from left, conductor Georg Solti and singer Marion Williams posing for a portrait wearing their medals following a dinner in their honor at the State Department in Washington, D.C., on Dec. 4, 1993. Sondheim, the songwriter who reshaped the American musical theater in the second half of the 20th century, has died at age 91. Sondheim's death was announced by his Texas-based attorney, Rick Pappas, who t
RM2MCW7DYFILE - The Kennedy Center Honors recipients of 1993, are, founder of the Dance Theater of Harlem Arthur Mitchell, from left, entertainer Johnny Carson, composer-lyricist Stephen Sondheim; sitting from left, conductor Georg Solti and singer Marion Williams posing for a portrait wearing their medals following a dinner in their honor at the State Department in Washington, D.C., on Dec. 4, 1993. Sondheim, the songwriter who reshaped the American musical theater in the second half of the 20th century, has died at age 91. Sondheim's death was announced by his Texas-based attorney, Rick Pappas, who t
Composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim, left, American film director, producer, philanthropist, and entrepreneur Steven Spielberg, center, and Singer, actor, director and songwriter Barbra Streisand, right, after receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom from United States President Barack Obama during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC on Tuesday, November 24, 2015. The Medal is the highest US civilian honor, presented to individuals who have made especially meritorious contributions to the security or national interests of the US, to world peace, or to cultura
RMF740GPComposer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim, left, American film director, producer, philanthropist, and entrepreneur Steven Spielberg, center, and Singer, actor, director and songwriter Barbra Streisand, right, after receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom from United States President Barack Obama during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC on Tuesday, November 24, 2015. The Medal is the highest US civilian honor, presented to individuals who have made especially meritorious contributions to the security or national interests of the US, to world peace, or to cultura
Composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim, left, American film director, producer, philanthropist, and entrepreneur Steven Spielberg, center, and Singer, actor, director and songwriter Barbra Streisand, right, after receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom from United States President Barack Obama during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC on Tuesday, November 24, 2015.  The Medal is the highest US civilian honor, presented to individuals who have made especially meritorious contributions to the security or national interests of the US, to world peace, or to cultur
RM2H83ANGComposer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim, left, American film director, producer, philanthropist, and entrepreneur Steven Spielberg, center, and Singer, actor, director and songwriter Barbra Streisand, right, after receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom from United States President Barack Obama during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC on Tuesday, November 24, 2015. The Medal is the highest US civilian honor, presented to individuals who have made especially meritorious contributions to the security or national interests of the US, to world peace, or to cultur
Composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim, left, American film director, producer, philanthropist, and entrepreneur Steven Spielberg, center, and Singer, actor, director and songwriter Barbra Streisand, right, after receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom from United States President Barack Obama during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC on Tuesday, November 24, 2015. The Medal is the highest US civilian honor, presented to individuals who have made especially meritorious contributions to the security or national interests of the US, to world peace, or to cultur
RM2H82AHTComposer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim, left, American film director, producer, philanthropist, and entrepreneur Steven Spielberg, center, and Singer, actor, director and songwriter Barbra Streisand, right, after receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom from United States President Barack Obama during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC on Tuesday, November 24, 2015. The Medal is the highest US civilian honor, presented to individuals who have made especially meritorious contributions to the security or national interests of the US, to world peace, or to cultur
FILE - Composer-lyricist Stephen Sondheim, left, is shown with cast members of 'Pacific Overtures' after the closing performance of the revival musical at New York's Church of the Heavenly Rest at York Theater, Sunday, April 14, 1984. The actors are, from left, Kevin Gray, Ernest Ababa, and Tony Marino. Sondheim, the songwriter who reshaped the American musical theater in the second half of the 20th century, has died at age 91. Sondheim's death was announced by his Texas-based attorney, Rick Pappas, who told The New York Times the composer died Friday, Nov. 26, 2021, at his home in Roxbury, Co
RM2MCW7F2FILE - Composer-lyricist Stephen Sondheim, left, is shown with cast members of 'Pacific Overtures' after the closing performance of the revival musical at New York's Church of the Heavenly Rest at York Theater, Sunday, April 14, 1984. The actors are, from left, Kevin Gray, Ernest Ababa, and Tony Marino. Sondheim, the songwriter who reshaped the American musical theater in the second half of the 20th century, has died at age 91. Sondheim's death was announced by his Texas-based attorney, Rick Pappas, who told The New York Times the composer died Friday, Nov. 26, 2021, at his home in Roxbury, Co
Composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim, left, American film director, producer, philanthropist, and entrepreneur Steven Spielberg, center, and Singer, actor, director and songwriter Barbra Streisand, right, after receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom from United States President Barack Obama during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC on Tuesday, November 24, 2015. The Medal is the highest US civilian honor, presented to individuals who have made especially meritorious contributions to the security or national interests of the US, to world peace, or to cultura
RMF7415BComposer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim, left, American film director, producer, philanthropist, and entrepreneur Steven Spielberg, center, and Singer, actor, director and songwriter Barbra Streisand, right, after receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom from United States President Barack Obama during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC on Tuesday, November 24, 2015. The Medal is the highest US civilian honor, presented to individuals who have made especially meritorious contributions to the security or national interests of the US, to world peace, or to cultura
Composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim, left, American film director, producer, philanthropist, and entrepreneur Steven Spielberg, center, and Singer, actor, director and songwriter Barbra Streisand, right, after receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom from United States President Barack Obama during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC on Tuesday, November 24, 2015.  The Medal is the highest US civilian honor, presented to individuals who have made especially meritorious contributions to the security or national interests of the US, to world peace, or to cultur
RM2H83AN0Composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim, left, American film director, producer, philanthropist, and entrepreneur Steven Spielberg, center, and Singer, actor, director and songwriter Barbra Streisand, right, after receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom from United States President Barack Obama during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC on Tuesday, November 24, 2015. The Medal is the highest US civilian honor, presented to individuals who have made especially meritorious contributions to the security or national interests of the US, to world peace, or to cultur
Composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim, left, American film director, producer, philanthropist, and entrepreneur Steven Spielberg, center, and Singer, actor, director and songwriter Barbra Streisand, right, after receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom from United States President Barack Obama during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC on Tuesday, November 24, 2015.  The Medal is the highest US civilian honor, presented to individuals who have made especially meritorious contributions to the security or national interests of the US, to world peace, or to cultur
RMJN4B77Composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim, left, American film director, producer, philanthropist, and entrepreneur Steven Spielberg, center, and Singer, actor, director and songwriter Barbra Streisand, right, after receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom from United States President Barack Obama during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC on Tuesday, November 24, 2015. The Medal is the highest US civilian honor, presented to individuals who have made especially meritorious contributions to the security or national interests of the US, to world peace, or to cultur
Composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim, left, American film director, producer, philanthropist, and entrepreneur Steven Spielberg, center, and Singer, actor, director and songwriter Barbra Streisand, right, after receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom from United States President Barack Obama during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC on Tuesday, November 24, 2015.  The Medal is the highest US civilian honor, presented to individuals who have made especially meritorious contributions to the security or national interests of the US, to world peace, or to cultur
RMJN4B7DComposer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim, left, American film director, producer, philanthropist, and entrepreneur Steven Spielberg, center, and Singer, actor, director and songwriter Barbra Streisand, right, after receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom from United States President Barack Obama during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC on Tuesday, November 24, 2015. The Medal is the highest US civilian honor, presented to individuals who have made especially meritorious contributions to the security or national interests of the US, to world peace, or to cultur
Composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim, left, American film director, producer, philanthropist, and entrepreneur Steven Spielberg, center, and Singer, actor, director and songwriter Barbra Streisand, right, after receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom from United States President Barack Obama during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC on Tuesday, November 24, 2015. The Medal is the highest US civilian honor, presented to individuals who have made especially meritorious contributions to the security or national interests of the US, to world peace, or to cultura
RM2H82BAKComposer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim, left, American film director, producer, philanthropist, and entrepreneur Steven Spielberg, center, and Singer, actor, director and songwriter Barbra Streisand, right, after receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom from United States President Barack Obama during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC on Tuesday, November 24, 2015. The Medal is the highest US civilian honor, presented to individuals who have made especially meritorious contributions to the security or national interests of the US, to world peace, or to cultura
Composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim, left, American film director, producer, philanthropist, and entrepreneur Steven Spielberg, center, and Singer, actor, director and songwriter Barbra Streisand, right, after receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom from United States President Barack Obama during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC on Tuesday, November 24, 2015. The Medal is the highest US civilian honor, presented to individuals who have made especially meritorious contributions to the security or national interests of the US, to world peace, or to cultur
RM2H82AM9Composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim, left, American film director, producer, philanthropist, and entrepreneur Steven Spielberg, center, and Singer, actor, director and songwriter Barbra Streisand, right, after receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom from United States President Barack Obama during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC on Tuesday, November 24, 2015. The Medal is the highest US civilian honor, presented to individuals who have made especially meritorious contributions to the security or national interests of the US, to world peace, or to cultur
The recipients of the 16th Annual Kennedy Center Honors share an informal moment as they pose for a group photo following a dinner at the United States Department of State in Washington, DC on Saturday, December 4, 1993. From left to right: conductor Georg Solti, former 'Tonight Show' host Johnny Carson, Arthur Mitchell, founder of the Dance Theatre of Harlem, gospel singer Marion Williams and and composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim. The 1993 honorees are: Johnny Carson, Arthur Mitchell, Georg Solti Stephen Sondheim and Marion Williams. Credit: Greg E. Mathieson/Pool via CNP
RM2H82BA8The recipients of the 16th Annual Kennedy Center Honors share an informal moment as they pose for a group photo following a dinner at the United States Department of State in Washington, DC on Saturday, December 4, 1993. From left to right: conductor Georg Solti, former 'Tonight Show' host Johnny Carson, Arthur Mitchell, founder of the Dance Theatre of Harlem, gospel singer Marion Williams and and composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim. The 1993 honorees are: Johnny Carson, Arthur Mitchell, Georg Solti Stephen Sondheim and Marion Williams. Credit: Greg E. Mathieson/Pool via CNP