The Kennedy Center Presents: The 2006 Mark Twain Prize (Neil Simon)
A celebration of Neil Simon, one of America's foremost playwrights, humorists and screenwriters. Taped at The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, the 90-minute special features tributes and comic testimonials from a star-studded cast of Simon's friends and colleagues including Jason Alexander, Christina Applegate, Lucie Arnaz, Richard Dreyfuss, Patricia Heaton, Jane Kaczmarek, Robert Klein, Nathan Lane, Robert Redford and Paul Reiser. The program will also include an assortment of classic film clips from Simon’s career.
Monday, November 20, 2006, at 9 p.m. ET on PBS stations nationwide.
The WETA Guide spotlights the special places and happenings in the Greater Washington area. For both the newcomer and the long-time resident, this television series is a great introduction to the region's many highlights.
Luis Araya immigrated to Arlington, Virginia from Bolivia in 1966, when very few Latinos lived in the county. He reflects on the changes he has seen over the years and the influence of Latinos in Arlington today.