2007 BCAC’s Heart of the Arts and Lifetime Achievement Awards

For their long-term contributions to the arts in Broome County, Armondo Dellasanta and Bill Nurse were honored with 2007 Lifetime Achievement Awards at the Fourth Annual Heart of the Arts Awards Celebration held October 7, 2007 at the Forum Theatre in Downtown Binghamton. For their contributions to the arts during the past year, Andy Horowitz, Orazio Salati and Stephen Wilson were honored with 2007 Heart of the Arts Awards. Congratulations and thank you for all you do for the arts in our community!


Armando Dellasanta
Bill Nurse
Lighting Technician


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Andy Horowitz
President & Director, Galumpha International Touring Dance Company

Orazio Salati
Painter, Arts Educator, Gallery owner

Stephen Wilson
Executive Director, Binghamton Philharmonic

Congratulations to All!

The BCAC also congratulates Heart of the Arts Award nominees: Elizabeth Cohen, reporter and columnist, Press&Sun-Bulletin; Gene Czebiniak, designer; Ken Millett, owner, Night Eagle Café; Margaret “Pej” Reitz, pianist and accompanist; Craig Saeger, producing director and resident scenic, lighting and sound designer, Cider Mill Playhouse; Ann Doris Szymaniak, dancer and choreographer; and Hong Zhang, singer and founder of the Song of Silk group. We thank you for all for all that you do to enrich our community through your commitment to the arts, culture and quality entertainment.