Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1

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Yesterday, December 5, the 33rd Annual Kennedy Center Honored celebrated the talents and contributions of singer and songwriter Merle Haggard; composer and lyricist Jerry Herman; dancer, choreographer and director Bill T. Jones; songwriter and musician Paul McCartney; and producer, television host and actress Oprah Winfrey.

To read President Obama's remarks on the honorees, click here

BroadwayWorld was on hand for the big event and brings you Part 1 of the starry red carpet below.  Click here to see Part 2 and click here for coverage of the honorees!

Photo Credit: Walter McBride / WM Photos

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
2010 Kennedy Center Hponors

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Jane Alexander

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Christine Baranski

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Christine Baranski

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Christine Baranski

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Laura Benanti

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Laura Benanti & guest

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Laura Benanti

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Lynda Carter

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Lynda Carter

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Carol Channing

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Carol Channing

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Carol Channing

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Barbara Cook

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Barbara Cook & Son Adam

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Sheryl Crow

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Renee Flemming & Timothy Jessell

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Jennifer Hudson

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Jennifer Hudson

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Jennifer Hudson

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Victoria Reggie Kennedy

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Gayle King

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
William Bumpus , Gayle King & Kirby Bumpus

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Miranda Lambert

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Miranda Lambert

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Miranda Lambert

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Jennifer Nettles

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Jessye Norman

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Jessye Norman

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Kelli O'Hara

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Kelli O'Hara

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Kelli O'Hara & Greg Naughton

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Mary Louise Parker

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Mary Louise Parker

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Mary Louise Parker & mom

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Holly Robinson Pette

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Holly Robinson Pette

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Rodney Pette & Holly Robinson Pette

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Chita Rivera

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Chita Rivera

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Diana Ross & Evan Ross

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Diana Ross & Evan Ross

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Diana Ross

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Mavis Staples

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Mavis Staples

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Gwen Stefani

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Gwen Stefani

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Gwen Stefani - NO DOUBT

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Barbara Walters

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Barbara Walters & James McCartney

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Barbara Walters

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Carol Channing

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Carol Channing

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Carol Channing

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Jennifer Hudson

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Chita Rivera

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Chita Rivera

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Miranda Lambert

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Smokey Robinson

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Diana Ross

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Diana Ross

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Diana Ross

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Gwen Stefani - NO DOUBT

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Gwen Stefani

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Gwen Stefani

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1
Gwen Stefani

Photo Coverage: 2010 Kennedy Center Honors Red Carpet Part 1

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Walter McBride As a 14 year old youth, Walter was transfixed by his first Broadway Show, the original production of 'GREASE'. His Journey to celebrity photojournalism began that fateful night. Meeting, photographing and getting to know the cast inspired him to spend his professional life doing what he loved. Walter moved to Manhattan and for a leading role as a Photographer & Photo Researcher. Currently headlining in New Jersey with his partner Richard and family members Dali (Jack Russell) & Gala (Schnoodle). Recently he made his Broadway debut sharing the stage with Hugh Jackman in 'Hugh Jackman on Broadway' as well as receiving the Actors' Equity Association Gypsy Spirit Award. Walter McBride Photography is syndicated worldwide by Corbis/AP.