The Coolidge Corner Theater in Boston has announced that Meryl Streep will receive the 2006 Coolidge Award at an annual event that will take place on April 5 - 6, celebrating "a selected film artist whose work advances the spirit of original and challenging cinema." The ceremony will be preceded by a month of programming at the theater, including screenings and seminars. Previous recipients include director Zhang Yimou and cinematographer Vittorio Storaro. [Eugene Hernandez]