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The Boston Theater Critics Association is a small organization of professional critics who volunteer to sponsor the Elliott Norton Awards and select the honorees including:
Joyce Kulhawik is the president of The Boston Theater Critics Association and is best known as the Emmy award-winning arts and entertainment critic for CBS-BOSTON (WBZ-TV 1981-2008). She is currently lending her expertise as an arts advocate and cancer crusader all over the region. Kulhawik has covered local and national events from Boston and Broadway to Hollywood. She co-hosted the nationally syndicated movie-review show HOT TICKET with Leonard Maltin, and was a continuing co-host on ROGER EBERT & THE MOVIES. The recipient of countless awards for her advocacy, Kulhawik also received an Honorary Doctorate in Communications from her alma mater Simmons College, and was honored by The Berklee College of Music with an endowed scholarship in her name. She is also a member of the Boston Society of Film Critics, and writes for EXHALE Magazine a lifestyle publication for women. Kulhawik continues to perform as a guest narrator and has performed with The Boston Pops, The New England Philharmonic, Boston Musica Viva, The Boston Civic Symphony, and The Concord Orchestra. Look for Joyce online at JoycesChoices.com
Don Aucoin is the chief theater critic of The Boston Globe and a coauthor of the top-10 New York Times best-seller “Last Lion: The Fall and Rise of Ted Kennedy” (Simon & Schuster). He covered politics f