AWRT GRACIE ALLEN AWARDS:
Hosted by Anne Heche
On Thursday, May 31, 2001, Anne Heche will host the American
Women in Radio and Television 26th Annual Gracie Allen Awards.
The Gracies no longer features just traditional “female issues,”
now women are playing roles in all aspects of programming: Sports,
Arts, News, and Business.
WHO: The Foundation of American Women in Radio and Television
WHAT: 26th Annual AWRT “Gracie Allen Awards”
WHEN: Thursday, May 31, 2001— 6:30pm to 10:00pm
WHERE: The Plaza Hotel in New York City (Fifth Avenue at Central
WHY: To recognize programming created by, for, and about women,
as well as outstanding individual achievements. The Gracies
are the Foundation’s way to bring women in the industry to the
forefront who are doing great work and programming that exemplifies
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PRESENTERS AND HONOREES INCLUDE: Jane Pauley, Cristina Saralegui,
Jane Clayson, Paula Zahn, Soledad O'Brien, Sylvia chase, Roz
Abrams, Debbie Allen, Deborah Norville, Lisagay Hamilton, Geraldine
Laybourne, George Stephanopoulos, Cathy Hughes, Deborah Roberts,
Dr. Joy Browne, Peggy Charren, Roberta Baskin, Phyllis George,
Linda Dano, Hillary B. Smith, Robin Roberts, Lynn Swann, Nathan
Purdee, and Doris Roberts.
2001 GRACIE ALLEN TRIBUTE AWARD WINNER: CRISTINA SARALEGUI
To purchase tickets for the 2001 AWRT 26th Annual Gracie Allen
Awards, call AWRT at 703.506.3290.
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