Ben Vereen to be Honored with Juneteenth Legacy Award at Broadway Celebrates Juneteenth Concert!

“Charlotte St. Martin, president of The Broadway League, said in a statement, “We congratulate Leslie Uggams and Ben Vereen as the two inaugural recipients of the Juneteenth Legacy Award honors. They are artists of great caliber who have certainly left their mark on Broadway. As the Broadway community gathers in Times Square to celebrate Juneteenth, we take this opportunity to acknowledge these two dedicated individuals who have shown great commitment to education, philanthropy, and advocacy work on behalf of their communities.” The second annual Broadway Celebrates Juneteenth concert will be held in Times Square June 19 at noon.” – Playbill