Spirit of Katharine Hepburn Award
Dick Cavett was the recipient of the inaugural Spirit of Katharine Hepburn Award. The award, given by the Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center, is given to an individual who embodies the spirit, independence, and character of the legendary actress.
It was presented to Cavett at the Kate's annual Summer Gala on Aug. 27 on the Old Saybrook Town Green. Many local luminaries and supporters attended the event. Photos Bill O'Brien. Archive photos of Dick Cavett courtesy Dick Cavett collection.