Mark Twain Prize

Mark Twain Prize

An outstanding lineup of entertainers gathered in the Kennedy Center Concert Hall to salute Dave Chappelle, recipient of the 22nd annual Mark Twain Prize for American Humor on October 27, 2019. The Prize was given at a gala performance featuring some of the biggest names in comedy. The program will be broadcast on PBS stations on Tuesday, January 7, 2020.

Capital One® is the Presenting Sponsor of the 22nd annual Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. Major support is also provided by American Airlines.