Exclusive: The Legendary Chita Rivera, As Drawn by Al Hirschfeld
In celebration of The New-York Historical Society's special exhibition "The Hirschfeld Century: The Art of Al Hirschfeld" and the new book "The Hirschfeld Century: Portrait of an Artist and His Age," Playbill presents a look back at some classic Al Hirschfeld drawings. The first set celebrates Hirschfeld's drawings of Broadway legend Chita Rivera.
Celebrating Chita Rivera at the Broadway Gypsy Tea Dance Party
On May 17, dancers from Broadway shows including The King and I, Aladdin, Kinky Boots, Something Rotten, Wicked, An American in Paris, The Lion King and A Dancer's Life celebrated Chita Rivera's Tony Award nomination with a Broadway Gypsy Tea Dance Party at Top of the Strand.
Featuring the Broadway classics “To Life (L’Chaim!),” “If I Were A Rich Man,” “Sunrise Sunset,” “Matchmaker, Matchmaker,” and “Tradition,” Fiddler on the Roof will introduce a new generation to this uplifting celebration that raises its cup to joy! To love! To life!