PHOTO CALL: Chita Rivera and George Hearn Pay D.C. a Visit

News   PHOTO CALL: Chita Rivera and George Hearn Pay D.C. a Visit John Kander, Fred Ebb and Terrence McNally's musical The Visit receives a new production at the hands of director Frank Galati and choreographer Ann Reinking.

The production currently plays Arlington, VA's Signature Theatre with Chita Rivera and George Hearn leading the cast.

"Claire Zachanassian (Rivera) was driven from her hometown in disgrace when she was 17, having been betrayed by her lover," according to show notes. "Several decades and seven husbands later, Zachanassian has become the richest woman in the world, yet her hometown has fallen on hard times. When Zachanassian returns with an offer to save the town, salvation comes with an outrageous price tag."

Here is a look at the production:

 


 
Chita Rivera and George Hearn

 
 
Chita Rivera   George Hearn

 
D.B. Bonds and Mary Ann Lamb with Chita Rivera

 
Matthew Deming, Chita Rivera and Ryan Lowe

 
 
(clockwise) George Hearn, Karen Murphy, Kevin Reed and Christen Paige   James Harms and Chita Rivera

 
The cast of The Visit

 
Chita Rivera and George Hearn watch D.B. Bonds and Mary Ann Lamb

 
 
Chita Rivera and cast members   Chita Rivera and her entourage

 
The ensemble and Chita Rivera

 
George Hearn and Chita Rivera

All photos by Scott Suchman.