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The Kate’s Annual Summer Gala with Glenn Close

August 26 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Get tickets for an old Hollywood affair honoring Glenn Close with the 2nd Annual Spirit of Katharine Hepburn Award at The Kate’s Annual Summer Gala on Saturday, August 26th at 6pm.

Acclaimed actress Glenn Close has been named the recipient of the 2nd annual Spirit of Katharine Hepburn Award. The award, given by the Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center, is bestowed yearly upon an individual who embodies the spirit, independence, and character of the legendary actress.

Close has been nominated for six Academy Awards, won three Tonys and three Emmys, and advocates for mental health issues.  She made her feature film debut in The World According to Garp, for which she received an Oscar nomination. She was subsequently Oscar-nominated for The Big Chill, The Natural, Fatal Attraction, Dangerous Liaisons and Albert Nobbs.  For the latter, she was also a producer, co-wrote the screenplay and composed the lyrics for the Golden Globe nominated theme song, “Lay Your Head Down.”

For more information and tickets, click here.


August 26
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm


The Kate
300 Main Street
Old Saybrook, 06475
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