Chita Rivera Newswire

Chita Rivera Newswire

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  1. Stage Tube: On This Day for 8/27/16- ChicagoRead the original story

    Saturday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... h longest-running show. In celebration of this day, we bring you 'All That Jazz' and 'Nowadays' as performed by Chita Rivera and Gwen Verdon . Click below to check it out!

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  2. Composer Stephen Schwartz Has 'Magic to do' at Maltz Jupiter Benefit ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... executive. "Our benefit concerts have been a wonderful success in recent years with Brian Stokes Mitchell , Chita Rivera and Christine Ebersole . We know that audiences will be more dazzled than ever by the legendary musical brilliance of Stephen ...

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  3. Mainstage Irving-Las Colinas Presents 2016-17 Season Opener CHICAGORead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Cleveland says, "Being a longtime fan of the show, having seen the original production in '75 on Broadway with Chita Rivera and Gwen Verdon , I'm very excited to bring the show to MainStage audiences with a stalwart cast of North Texas talent ...

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  4. Cliche Magazine Just Published Its Aug/Sept 2016 Issue Featuring...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | SBWire

    ... a role model for Latinas everywhere: "I am able to play these characters because of women like Rita Moreno and Chita Rivera who paved the way. We must build on what the women who came before us have done; it is a hard, necessary, rewarding labor." ...

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  5. Exclusive Podcast: Broadway's Backbone with Janelle a. RobinsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... ", and "Chita: A Legendary Celebration." Brad got the idea for the podcast during a conversation he had with Chita Rivera as they were sitting on the dock in Cherry Grove, Fire Island talking shop. She told him that everyone should go through the ...

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  6. Stage Tube: Broadway Legend Chita Rivera Weighs in on Zika in Puerto RicoRead the original story

    Monday Aug 15 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The incomparable Broadway legend and Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient Chita Rivera , has put her support behind the Puerto Rico Tourism Company and its effort to allay travelers' fears about the Zika virus in Puerto Rico and provide factual information to help travelers make informed travel decisions. In collaboration with the PRTC, Rivera, who takes great pride in her Puerto Rican heritage, recorded a heartwarming video recalling her experiences in Puerto Rico, highlighting some of the things she loves about the island and encouraging travelers to set aside all unnecessary fear and visit the jewel of the Caribbean.

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  7. BWW Contest: Win a Table for Two at Showbiz After Hours with Nikki M. ...Read the original story

    Friday Aug 12 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Liza Minnelli , Patti LuPone , Bette Midler , Hugh Jackman , Tom Stoppard , Carol Channing , James Earl Jones , Chita Rivera , Jane Fonda , Elaine Stritch , Angela Lansbury , Lady Gaga , Tony Kushner , Andrew Lloyd Webber , and Ben Vereen . In the ...

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  8. Chita Rivera to Headline Carnegie Hall With Special Guests Including Alan Cumming & Andy KarlRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | Broadway

    Broadway legend Chita Rivera will headline Carnegie Hall this fall. With her leading men including Alan Cumming and Andy Karl, Chita: Nowadways is scheduled to take place on November 7. "I'm absolutely thrilled to play one of the most prestigious venues in the world, Carnegie Hall," said Rivera in a statement.

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  9. Alan Cumming and Andy Karl Will Appear in Chita Rivera's NOWADAYS at Carnegie HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Producer Daniel Nardicio will present CHITA: NOWADAYS, marking the first time Broadway legend CHITA RIVERA will headline the iconic venue Carnegie Hall, on Monday, November 7, 2016 at 8:00 PM. The two-time Tony Award winner will welcome guests Alan Cumming and Andy Karl, with other leading men to be announced.

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  10. Fancy meeting you here ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | Marshall Independent

    Fifteen students from Wabasso High School's theater program recently had the opportunity to travel to Walt Disney World where they received a surprise visit from two-time Tony award winner Chita Rivera. Facebook image Pictured, back row from left: Jacob Iverson, Sam Rabenberg, Ti Trost, Brendan Dudgeon, CJ Theis, Jonathan Donner, and Justin Bernardy.

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  11. and No More Shall We Part, Starring Alfred Molina & Jane Kaczmarek,...Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 10 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... g Bradley Cooper ; John Kander , Frank Ebb and Terrence McNally 's THE VISIT, directed by John Doyle , starring Chita Rivera , among many others. For more information, please visit www.wtfestival.org .

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  12. Corey Cott from Newsies visits Disney Performing Arts WorkshopRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | The Disney Blog

    ... performing arts have grown over the years. Disney often brings in celebrities from the stage and screen ( like Chita Rivera ) to tutor the students. This week the big name was Corey Cott, who played Jack Kelley in "Newsies" on Broadway from ...

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  13. Wendy Wasserstein's an American Daughter Opens Tonight at Williamstown Theatre FestivalRead the original story

    Friday Aug 5 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... g Bradley Cooper ; John Kander , Frank Ebb and Terrence McNally 's THE VISIT, directed by John Doyle , starring Chita Rivera , among many others. For more information, visit www.wtfestival.org .

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  14. Josh Prince, Larry Keigwin, Lorin Latarro Kick Off Broadway Dance Lab Cycle 4 TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... company works under the guidance of a distinguished advisory board, whose members include Donna McKechnie , Chita Rivera and Ben Vereen . "The securing of dancers and figuring out how to do your own prep is a vicious learning curve which I'm still ...

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  15. Wendy Wasserstein's an American Daughter to Open This Weekend at Williamstown Theatre FestivalRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 4 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... g Bradley Cooper ; John Kander , Frank Ebb and Terrence McNally 's THE VISIT, directed by John Doyle , starring Chita Rivera , among many others. For more information, visit www.wtfestival.org .

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  16. Brooklyn's On Stage at Kingsborough Announces 2016 Performing Arts SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... with contemporary music from Western and Russian composers. Legendary Broadway songstress and TONY award winner Chita Rivera will recreate the famed Broadway hits that made her a legend. Golem, a modern klezmer band will kick off the Hanukkah ...

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  17. Exclusive Podcast: Broadway's Backbone with Kinky Boots' Nathan PeckRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... ", and "Chita: A Legendary Celebration." Brad got the idea for the podcast during a conversation he had with Chita Rivera as they were sitting on the dock in Cherry Grove, Fire Island talking shop. She told him that everyone should go through the ...

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  18. BWW Blog: Jessica Gould - Interview with Harvey EvansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | BroadwayWorld.com

    During my week in New York, I had the amazing opportunity to interview Harvey Evans ! He was a Jet in West Side Story on Broadway and in the movie, and danced alongside legends such as Gwen Verdon , Chita Rivera , and Ann Margret. Harvey was so sweet and kind to talk to, and here are my questions and his responses! A: When I was four or five, my parents thought I was shy, so they sent me to dancing school.

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  19. Poster Boy, Starring Taylor Trensch and More, Opens Tonight at Williamstown Theatre FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 29 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... g Bradley Cooper ; John Kander , Frank Ebb and Terrence McNally 's THE VISIT, directed by John Doyle , starring Chita Rivera , among many others. For more information, visit www.wtfestival.org .

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  20. Celebrity Spotting: Broadway legend Chita Rivera meets Mickey MouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2016 | The Disney Blog

    Broadway legend Chita Rivera posed with Mickey Mouse earlier this week at Epcot. Rivera took time from her vacation at Walt Disney World to meet with aspiring actors and give a Disney Performing Arts musical theater workshop.

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