"How Lucky Can You Get?" Top 10 Moments of Tony Award Winner Chita Rivera Belting

By Ben Rimalower
05 Oct 2013

2. West Side Story


Despite two Tony Awards (so far!) and decade after decade of countless Broadway credits and television and film appearances and nightclubs and concerts, Chita will perhaps forever be best known as the original Anita in the landmark West Side Story. Her full-throttle "America" is in and of itself Broadway legend, and she's equally exciting solo and counterpoint in both the "Tonight" quintet and the stunning "A Boy Like That/I Have A Love."