Concert for America in Chicago with Chita Rivera and Hamilton Stars

Photos   Concert for America in Chicago with Chita Rivera and Hamilton Stars Chita Rivera, Alice Ripley, and the Chicago cast of Hamilton were among the stars of the evening.
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Concert for America: Stand up, Sing Out! took place at Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University March 20 in Chicago. Chicago Med stars Torrey DeVitto and Colin Donnell, along with Chicago Fire’s Yuri Sardarov, sang out for a variety of human rights charities alongside Tony Award winners Chita Rivera and Alice Ripley, and members of the Chicago cast of Hamilton.

Also in the concert lineup: Alex Newell of Glee, the Chicago Children’s Choir, and Christine Pedi, who is currently in Chicago to launch the Hamilton parody Spamilton there.

This will be the third in the Concert for America series. Previous Concert for America events have been held in Florida and New York. Another New York concert is being organized at a date to be announced in April.

Flip through the photos of the concert below:

Rivera, Ripley, Pedi, and Rudetsky have all been featured guests aboard Playbill’s Broadway on the High Seas cruises. Playbill’s inaugural river cruise along the Rhône River in May 2017 is sold out, but cabins are available for the Rhine River cruise in August 2017, featuring Rudetsky, Andréa Burns, Faith Prince, Terrence Mann, Charlotte d’Amboise, Santino Fontana, and more exciting talent to be announced. Visit PlaybillTravel.com for booking and information.

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