DVR Alert: Chita Rivera Set to Visit CBS SUNDAY MORNING on 12/15
Broadway legend Chita Rivera will be profiled on CBS SUNDAY MORNING, this Sunday, December 15 at 9:00 AM ET on CBS-TV. Please check your local listings for airtime in your area.
The popular television newsmagazine program's correspondent Mo Rocca got a rare glimpse into the theatrical icon's home, personal and professional life, talking about her early beginnings in Washington, DC and New York, the original Broadway production of West Side Story in 1957 (which brought her fame), marriage, the birth of her daughter, and starring roles in such landmark musicals as Bye Bye Birdie, Chicago, The Rink, Kiss of the Spider Woman, The Dancer's Life, The Visit and more.
Ms. Rivera has received two Tony Awards (for The Rink and Kiss of the Spider Woman), and seven additional nominations. She is the recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom (2009), The Kennedy Center Honor (2002), was appointed to a special Kennedy Center Honors Advisory Committee (2013), and hundreds of additional awards and honors throughout her illustrious career.
Ring in the New Year with Chita at 54 Below, December 31, 2 shows - 7PM and 11PM.
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