Twyla Tharp, center
Twyla Tharp, center

Honorees have been announced for the Tribeca Film Festival's Disruptive Innovation Awards, which will honor innovative pioneers and game-changers across various disciplines and domains. 

Performance art visionary Twyla Tharp will receive a Lifetime Achievement Award for her approach to choreography; the city of Manchester will receive the Inaugural Manchester Prize for Urban Innovation; with additional award winners including Korean YouTube sensation Psy, AFRON, Jack Andraka, TV-radio personality Glenn Beck, Beau Lotto, Norma Kamali, Kenzo Digital, GE FOCUS FORWARD, Morgan Spurlock, Aaron Peckham and Elise Andrews.

The awards will be handed out at the NYU Stern School of Business on April 26. The Tribeca fest runs April 17-28.