Legendary broadcast journalist, Barbara Walters, will be making a special appearance at the 92nd Street Y’s Kaufmann Concert Hall next month with Dr. Gail Saltz.
Dr. Saltz is the host “Strength of Mind” where she interviews celebrities about psychological issues. Her past guests have included Howie Mandel, Katie Couric and Woody Allen.
Walters is an ABC News correspondent, author, the host of The Barbara Walters Specials, the creator and co-executive producer of The View of which she is a co-host, and is the first woman to have ever co-hosted a network news program. She was the morning news anchor on NBC’s Today for more than ten years, and co-host of ABC’s 20/20 for twenty-five years. She’s moderated several Presidential debates and has been honored with Daytime and Prime Time Emmy Awards, including the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 30th Annual News and Documentary Emmy Awards in 2009.
9/13/11 8:00 PM
Kaufmann Concert Hall
92nd Street Y
New York, NY.
* 1975 Daytime Emmy Award for Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Talk Show Host (Today)
* 1998 Women in Film Lucy Award
* 2003 Daytime Emmy Award for Best Talk Show (The View)
* 2009 Daytime Emmy Award for Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Talk Show Host (The View)
* 2009 NAACP Image Award for Best Talk Series (The View)
* 2009 Lifetime Achievement at News and Doc Emmys