Carter, who is best known for playing Wonder Woman on television, is scheduled to accept her lifetime achievement award at the museum's Nov. 7 event, at which she will also perform a variety of pop and Broadway hits from her current cabaret show, the museum said.
The 2008 NMWA Fall Benefit celebrates the 10th anniversary of its Shenson Chamber Music Series.
A portion of the proceeds from the benefit goes to fund the series, which offers concerts by both emerging and established composers and musicians from around the world, the museum said.
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