Broadway Legend Chita Rivera
Broadway Legend Chita Rivera
In honor of the passing of Broadway legend Chita Rivera on January 30, 2024 at the age of 91. Here is a small story on her illustrious career. Also check out some of her performances over the years and when she guest starred on the hit sitcom Will and Grace.

The original star of such musicals as "West Side Story," "Bye Bye Birdie," "Chicago" and "Kiss of the Spider Woman," theater legend Chita Rivera, now 90 and author of "Chita: A Memoir," talks with correspondent Mo Rocca about her long career; some of the men in her life; and what it takes to succeed on Broadway.

Chita Rivera "This Could Be the Start of Something (Big)" on The Ed Sullivan Show, June 3, 1962

Chita Rivera - "Blue" live at Judy Garland Show (1963)

Tony Awards - Kiss of the Spider Woman (1993)

Chita Rivera sings Kiss of the Spider Woman (2013)

Chita Rivera performs "America" from West Side Story and "All That Jazz" from Chicago on the 1982 TV special "Broadway Plays Washington" on Kennedy Center Tonight

Guest Star on Will and Grace in 2005

Chita Rivera on The View in 2023 Looks Back On Taking On Some Of Broadway's Most Iconic Roles

Dick Van Dyke In Conversation with Chita Rivera for The Kennedy Center Honors (2021)

Sweet Charity (1969) by Bob Fosse, Clip: Chita Rivera "There's Got to Be Something Better Than This"

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