(1986 TV Special)

Awards

Primetime Emmy Awards 1987

Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Achievement in Choreography
Dee Dee Wood (choreographer)
Michael Peters (choreographer)
For the closing ceremonies.
Outstanding Achievement in Music and Lyrics
Larry Grossman (composer)
Buz Kohan (lyricist)
For the song "Welcome to Liberty". For the opening ceremonies.
Outstanding Art Direction for a Variety or Music Program
René Lagler (production designer)
For the closing ceremonies.
Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Achievement in Music and Lyrics
Earl Brown (composer/lyricist)
For the song "Liberty! Remember, Rejoice, Renew". For the closing ceremonies.
Outstanding Achievement in Music Direction
Ian Fraser (music director)
Chris Boardman (principal arranger)
Ralph Burns (principal arranger)
Alexander Courage (principal arranger)
J. Hill (principal arranger)
Angela Morley (principal arranger)
For the opening ceremonies.
Outstanding Classical Program in the Performing Arts
David L. Wolper (executive producer)
David Griffiths (producer)
For the international concert.
Outstanding Costume Design for a Variety or Music Program
Pete Menefee (costume designer)
For the closing ceremonies.
Outstanding Directing in a Variety or Music Program
Dwight Hemion
For the opening ceremonies.
Outstanding Lighting Direction (Electronic) for a Miniseries or a Special
Greg Brunton (lighting director)
Fred McKinnon (lighting director)
Kieran Healy (lighting director)
For the opening ceremonies.
Outstanding Lighting Direction (Electronic) for a Miniseries or a Special
Robert A. Dickinson (lighting director)
Olin Younger (lighting director)
For the closing ceremonies.
Outstanding Technical Direction/Electronic Camera/Video Control for a Miniseries or a Special
Jim Ralston (technical director)
Ralph Alcocer (cameraperson)
David N. Banks (cameraperson)
Ron Brooks (cameraperson)
Warren Cress (cameraperson)
D.J. Diomedes (cameraperson)
Sal Folino (cameraperson)
Thomas Geren (cameraperson)
Larry Heider (cameraperson)
Dave Hilmer (cameraperson)
Bob Keys (cameraperson)
Don Langford (cameraperson)
David Levisohn (cameraperson)
Wayne Orr (cameraperson)
Jimmie Scurti (cameraperson)
Ron Sheldon (cameraperson)
Larry Stenman (cameraperson)
John Monteleon (senior video control)
For the closing ceremonies.
Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Program
David L. Wolper (executive producer)
Don Mischer (producer)
For the closing ceremonies.

Directors Guild of America, USA 1987

Winner
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Musical/Variety
Walter C. Miller
Gregory Sills (unit production manager) (plaque)
Ellen Brown (associate director) (plaque)
David Wader (stage manager) (plaque)
Debbie Pasetta (production associate) (plaque)

Television Critics Association Awards 1987

Nominee
TCA Award
Program of the Year

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