Chita Rivera to Play New Year's Eve Show at 54 Below
Revered Broadway legend Chita Rivera rings in 2014 at 54 Below, Broadway's Supper Club, for a special New Year's Eve engagement on December 31 at 7PM and 11PM. Guests will enjoy a sumptuous multi-course dinner and toast the future with one of Broadway's most beloved stars.
Chita Rivera's illustrious career in musical theatre includes creating the roles of Anita in West Side Story, Rosie in the original production of Bye Bye Birdie and Velma Kelly in the original production of Chicago. Ms. Rivera has been nominated for Tony Awards nine times and was awarded the Tony twice as Leading Actress in a Musical: for The Rink and for her role in Kiss of the Spider Woman. She received the Kennedy Center Honor in 2002 as well as the Presidential Medal of Freedom from Barack Obama in 2009. Tonight, Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS honors Ms. Rivera with a gala birthday tribute celebrating her legendary career in show business.
Tickets are on sale now. For the 7PM performance, doors open at 5PM and seats are $300 (includes cover charge, 3-course dinner, champagne toast, tax and gratuity). For the 11PM performance, doors open at 9:15PM and seats are $400 (includes cover charge, 3-course dinner, champagne toast, tax & gratuity).