Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet at the 2019 Chita Rivera Awards Arrivals
The 2019 Chita Rivera Awards were presented last night, May 19, 2019 at 7:30pm at the NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts.
BroadwayWorld was there and you can check out the photos below!
At this year's Chita Rivera Awards, dancer, choreographer and theater director Graciela Daniele received the third annual Lifetime Achievement Award, and Flody Suarez, Jeffrey Seller, and Cher (producers of The Cher Show on Broadway) will be honored with the Ambassador for the Arts Award honoring their contribution to the convergence of theater, film, and television. George C. Wolfe will be presented with the SDC Director Award for exemplary collaboration with choreographers on Broadway.
Other big winners of the night included Alice By Heart, Hadestown, and King Kong. Check out the full list of winners here!
The mission of the Chita Rivera Awards is to celebrate dance and choreographic excellence, preserve notable dance history, recognize past, present and future talents, while promoting high standards in dance education and investing in the next generation.
Lisa Mordente and Chita Rivera
Joe Lanteri and Chita Rivera
Chita Rivera and The Radio City Rockettes
The Men from the cast of King Kong
The Ladies from the cast of King Kong
The Cast of The Prom
Josh Marquette and Casey Nicholaw
The Cast of Hadestown with David Neumann
Ashley Blair Fitzgerald
The Cast of Cher
The Cast of Kiss Me Kate
Joshua Bergasse and the cast of Smokey Joe's Cafe
Todd Strauss-Schulson and Christopher Gattelli