PHOTO CALL: Chita Rivera Crowned Queen in "Johnny and the Sprites"
22 Feb 2008
Stage legend Chita Rivera will appear on the March 15 episode of the Disney Channel's "Johnny and the Sprites," which stars fellow Broadway actor John Tartaglia.
Rivera guest stars as the Queen of All Magical Beings on the episode airing at 7:30 AM ET on the cable network; check local listings.
"Johnny and the Sprites" is set in "a beautiful, enchanted world of whimsy where Johnny and his friends, the Sprites: Ginger, Basil, Lily and Root, sing, have fun and learn valuable life lessons about getting along together, solving problems and respecting the world around them," according to show notes.
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!