Introduced Version





SENATE RESOLUTION No. ___




DIGEST OF INTRODUCED RESOLUTION


    A SENATE RESOLUTION to honor George Daugherty upon his selection as a recipient of the 1999 Governor's Arts Award.



LANANE, HOWARD




     1999, read first time and referred to Committee on








Introduced

First Regular Session 111th General Assembly (1999)


SENATE RESOLUTION


    MR. PRESIDENT:

    I offer the following resolution and move its adoption:

    A SENATE RESOLUTION to honor George Daugherty upon his selection as a recipient of the 1999 Governor's Arts Award.

     Whereas, on April 15, Governor Frank L. O'Bannon will present the 1999 Governor's Arts Awards, given each year as tokens of appreciation to individuals for their valuable work in enriching the lives of Hoosiers through the arts and advancing the arts in Indiana through unique and creative means;

    Whereas, a 1999 recipient of the Governor's Arts Award, George Daugherty, of Pendleton, Indiana, is a five-time Emmy nominee whose professional profile includes major credits as a film and television director, producer and writer; creator and director of live stage productions; and an orchestral conductor;

    Whereas, in 1996, Mr. Daugherty received an Emmy Award for outstanding prime time children's television programming for the animation and live-action production of Sergei Prokofiev's "Peter and the Wolf" which he created, co-wrote, and directed;


    Whereas, other accomplishments of Mr. Daugherty include creating, directing, and conducting the Broadway musical hit "Bugs Bunny on Broadway", a live orchestra and film stage production that sold out its extended run at New York's Gershwin Theatre; and

    Whereas, it is fitting that the Indiana State Senate recognize and honor George Daugherty for his selection as a 1999 recipient of the Governor's Arts Award and for his dedication to the advancement of the arts throughout his professional career.

Be it resolved by the Senate of the

General Assembly of the State of Indiana:


    SECTION 1. That the Indiana State Senate hereby honors George Daugherty upon his selection as a recipient of the 1999 Governor's Arts Award.
    SECTION 2. That the Secretary of the Senate shall hereby transmit a copy of this Resolution to George Daugherty.