Chita Rivera News

Also Credited As: Conchita Del Rivero
 
Date Of Birth:
January 23, 1933 (84)
Birth Place:
Washington, DC, USA
Gender: Female
TWITTER WATCH

@Chita_Rivera - 5/25/17 03:23pm Looking forward to Philly! https://


@Chita_Rivera - 5/25/17 11:31am ???????? https://


MORE TWEETS
 

Chita Rivera News

Date of Birth: January 23, 1933 (84)
Birth Place: Washington, DC, USA
Gender: Female
SILENCE! THE MUSICAL Celebrates July 4th with Early CurtainSILENCE! THE MUSICAL Celebrates July 4th with Early Curtain
by BWW News Desk - Jul 3, 2012

SILENCE! The Musical is celebrating July 4th with a special early 7 PM curtain time to allow folks to enjoy the annual fireworks display. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Audiences Get a Kick Out of ANYTHING GOESBWW Reviews: Audiences Get a Kick Out of ANYTHING GOES
by Harmony Wheeler - Jul 2, 2012

Apparently, anything goes at the Gallo Center for the Arts in Modesto. Visit this stunning building this weekend and you'll find glimpses of "something shocking" as friendly ushers and ticketing staff welcome you, comfortable seats provide you with the perfect view and a standout orchestra begins playing that fantastic overture to the Cole Porter classic, "Anything Goes." But that's not all that goes at the Gallo Center this weekend. Modesto Performing Arts has gathered a stellar cast and crew to create an animated and "delovely" musical that, in the words one of its more popular songs, is the top! Its patriotic set colors and costumes also make it the perfect show to celebrate the 4th of July holiday week. (more...)

XANADU to Close Signature's 22nd Season, 5/6-7/1XANADU to Close Signature's 22nd Season, 5/6-7/1
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2012

Signature Theatre closes out its 2011/12 season sporting funky legwarmers and wielding neon glow sticks with the Washington premiere of the musical comedy hit Xanadu. Beginning performances on May 6th, Xanadu will be transforming Signature's MAX Theatre into one big disco-ball heaven - complete with satin shorts and roller skates! Nominated for four Tony Awards® (including "Best Musical"), the musical features a Book by Douglas Carter Beane, with Music and Lyrics by Jeff Lynne and John Farrar. Xanadu will play at Signature from May 6, 2012 through July 1, 2012. Tickets are now on sale. (more...)

TV: Roundabout Announces THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD Cast with Video Promo - Block, Chase, Edelman, Rivera, Karl, Mueller, Norton & More!TV: Roundabout Announces THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD Cast with Video Promo - Block, Chase, Edelman, Rivera, Karl, Mueller, Norton & More!
by Stage Tube - Jun 30, 2012

Roundabout Theatre Company has announced casting for the new Broadway production of Rupert Holmes' Tony Award® winning musical comedy The Mystery of Edwin Drood. The Mystery Of Edwin Drood will star Stephanie J. Block (Edwin Drood), Will Chase (John Jasper), Gregg Edelman (Reverend Mr. Crisparkle), Jim Norton (Chairman) and Chita Rivera (Princess Puffer) with Andy Karl (Neville Landless), Jessie Mueller (Helena Landless), Betsy Wolfe (Rosa Bud), Nicholas Barasch (Deputy), Peter Benson (Bazzard), Robert Creighton (Durdles), Alison Cimmet, Nick Corley, Justin Greer, Shannon Lewis, Kiira Schmidt, Eric Sciotto, Jim Walton, Cody Williams. Additional casting will be announced shortly. (more...)

Chita Rivera's MY BROADWAY Set For Civic Center, 8/7 -11Chita Rivera's MY BROADWAY Set For Civic Center, 8/7 -11
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2012

To top off the summer season, Lyric presents the Broadway legend herself, Chita Rivera, in CHITA RIVERA: MY BROADWAY, August 7-11. This intimate night of music featuring Chita's best Broadway hits will leave you wanting more! (more...)

THE FRIDAY SIX: Q&As with Your Favorite Broadway Stars- Nikki Renee Daniels!THE FRIDAY SIX: Q&As with Your Favorite Broadway Stars- Nikki Renee Daniels!
by BWW - Jun 29, 2012

Welcome to THE FRIDAY SIX: Q&As With Your Favorite Broadway Stars. Want to know what hooked them to a career in the theater? Their dream roles? Their Broadway crushes? Read on! In this next edition, we caught up with Nikki Renee Daniels, who is starring as 'Clara' in THE GERSHWINS' PORGY AND BESS- currently playing at the Richard Rodgers Theatre! (more...)

Anita Gillette to Star in Reagle Theatre's BYE BYE BIRDIE, 7/13 - 22Anita Gillette to Star in Reagle Theatre's BYE BYE BIRDIE, 7/13 - 22
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2012

Reagle Music Theatre of Greater Boston has announced the full cast of BYE BYE BIRDIE, the Tony Award-winning 1960s rock 'n' roll-inspired musical parody of what happens to a small Midwestern community when an Elvis-like singing sensation swings through town looking for one last kiss before entering the Army. (more...)

Jamie deRoy & Friends Host Performance at 54 Below, July 16Jamie deRoy & Friends Host Performance at 54 Below, July 16
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2012

Join celebrated cabaret performer Jamie deRoy when she hosts an evening of her multi- MAC Award-winning variety show, Jamie deRoy & friends, on Monday, July 16th (7PM) at the brand new Broadway nightclub, 54 BELOW (254 West 54th Street ~ btw. 7th & 8th Avenues). (more...)

InDepth InterView: Ben Vereen Talks Solo Show, 54 Below, New Projects & A Career RetrospectiveInDepth InterView: Ben Vereen Talks Solo Show, 54 Below, New Projects & A Career Retrospective
by Pat Cerasaro - Jun 27, 2012

Today we are talking to a Tony Award-winning legend famous for his performances starring in the original Broadway productions of PIPPIN and JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, as well as his celebrated turns in stage and screen projects as diverse as ALL THAT JAZZ, SWEET CHARITY, CHICAGO, FOSSE, WICKED, GRIND, ROOTS, I'M NOT RAPPAPORT, GOLDEN BOY, IDLEWILD, FUNNY LADY, HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER and many more - the simply incredible Ben Vereen. Discussing many of his most fondly remembered roles and recounting his experiences working with many legendary directors and collaborators - Bob Fosse, Hal Prince, Tom O'Horgan, Herbert Ross, Ann Reinking, Dan Sullivan, Sammy Davis, Jr., Barbra Streisand, Liza Minnelli and many more among them - Vereen paints a vivid picture of a bygone Broadway and reminisces about many of the most significant theatrical creators of the past fifty years and his roles in their stage and film projects. Additionally, Vereen fills us in on what we can expect from his upcoming solo spotlight show - a career retrospective - that will be kicking off at 54 Below on July 10 for a two-week engagement before an even larger, Broadway-bound mounting later this year at Princeton. Also, Vereen elaborates on the causes closest to his heart, shares thoughts on GLEE and SMASH, future plans and much, much more! (more...)

Cape May Stage to Present Lee Roy Reams, 7/16Cape May Stage to Present Lee Roy Reams, 7/16
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2012

Cape May Stage, South Jersey's premiere Equity theatre, is thrilled to welcome another Broadway legend into their ranks: Lee Roy Reams in Gotta Sing, Gotta Dance. On Monday, July 16th (more...)

SILENCE! THE MUSICAL Celebrates Gay Pride with Special Matinee Today, 6/23SILENCE! THE MUSICAL Celebrates Gay Pride with Special Matinee Today, 6/23
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2012

SILENCE! The Musical is celebrating Gay Pride weekend with a special added matinee performance today, June 23 at 3 PM at PS122. The cast of the smash hit show is scheduled to appear in Sunday's Pride March, which begins at noon at 36th St. & Fifth Ave. and ends at Christopher & Greenwich Streets. The cast will be bringing along fun surprise goodies to hand out to all their fans in the crowd. (more...)

Rob Marshall to Make INTO THE WOODS His Next Project at DisneyRob Marshall to Make INTO THE WOODS His Next Project at Disney
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2012

Rob Marshall will make INTO THE WOODS his next project at Warner Bros, according to Deadline.com, altering the exisiting production schedule to push the project to the top of the queue. (more...)

Photo Flash: Composers Jon and Al Kaplan Visit SILENCE! THE MUSICALPhoto Flash: Composers Jon and Al Kaplan Visit SILENCE! THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2012

The Los Angeles-based composers of SILENCE! The Musical, Jon & Al Kaplan, recently returned to check out their smash hit show for the first time since SILENCE! moved to its current home at PS122 in the East Village. Check out the photo of the pair with the SILENCE! team below! (more...)

Jill Paice & Ryan Silverman Will Lead REBECCA on Broadway at the Broadhurst This FallJill Paice & Ryan Silverman Will Lead REBECCA on Broadway at the Broadhurst This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2012

REBECCA, the new musical based on the classic novel by Daphne du Maurier novel, has found its male and female leads: Jill Paice will play the role of "I" and Ryan Silverman the role of "Maxim de Winter." REBECCA will open on Broadway Sunday, November 18 at The Broadhurst Theatre. Previews will begin Tuesday, October 30. (more...)

Shuler Hensley Finishes Run in SILENCE! The Musical This WeekendShuler Hensley Finishes Run in SILENCE! The Musical This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2012

Shuler Hensley is ending his limited four-week run as Dr. Hannibal Lecter this Sunday, June 24th in Off-Broadway's SILENCE! The Musical, where he has been filling in for the vacationing David Garrison. (more...)

Warner Theatre Presents Premiere of LIBERTY, 6/20-7/14Warner Theatre Presents Premiere of LIBERTY, 6/20-7/14
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2012

The Warner Theatre (John Bonanni, Executive Director) by special arrangement with Theresa Wozunk will present the world premiere of LIBERTY A Monumental New Musical- with book and lyrics by Dana Leslie Goldstein and music by Jon Goldstein. Directed by Igor Goldin, performances of LIBERTY A Monumental New Musical begin June 30th, 2012 and continue through July 14th at the Warner Theatre in Torrington, Connecticut. (more...)

FORBIDDEN BROADWAY Is 'Alive & Kicking'; Returns to NYC this Fall with New Edition; Previews Begin July 24thFORBIDDEN BROADWAY Is 'Alive & Kicking'; Returns to NYC this Fall with New Edition; Previews Begin July 24th
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2012

After a three-year absence, Gerard Alessandrini's FORBIDDEN BROADWAY returns to the 47th Street Theatre with a brand new edition, FORBIDDEN BROADWAY: ALIVE AND KICKING. The show, which opens Thursday, September 6, will run for a limited engagement through January 6, 2013. Previews begin on July 24th. This production will mark FORBIDDEN BROADWAY's 30th Anniversary, as well as its 21st edition. (more...)

Photo Flash: TMZ's Peter O Riordan Visits SILENCE! The MusicalPhoto Flash: TMZ's Peter O Riordan Visits SILENCE! The Musical
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2012

Popular on-air TMZ personality, Peter O Riordan, attended SILENCE! The Musical on June 7th with his mother (to celebrate her birthday) and they posed for photos afterwards with the show's cast. (more...)

BYE, BYE, BIRDIE Runs June 1-17 at Dickson's Renaissance CenterBYE, BYE, BIRDIE Runs June 1-17 at Dickson's Renaissance Center
by BWW News Desk - Jun 16, 2012

Bye Bye Birdie-conjuring up memories of Elvis Presley and the fan fervor that greeted a lot of musical acts in the 1950s and '60s-takes center stage at Dickson's Renaissance Center in June as the Renaissance Players present the musical theater classic June 1-17. (more...)

Danny Bolero, Mel Johnson Jr., et al. to Lead STUCK at NYMFDanny Bolero, Mel Johnson Jr., et al. to Lead STUCK at NYMF
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2012

DANNY BOLERO (Broadway's In The Heights), MEL JOHNSON JR. (Broadway's The Lion King, Hot Feet, The Rink), BETH McVEY (Broadway's Beauty and the Beast, 42nd Street, Nine), ANITA WELCH (Avenue Q National Tour), TIM YOUNG (Broadway's Next To Normal) and EJ ZIMMERMAN (Avenue Q National Tour) will star in RILEY THOMAS' subway tuner STUCK in the 2012 New York Musical Theatre Festival. (more...)

 1 … 110  111  112  113  114  115  116 … 220