Chita Rivera: The Dancer's Life

Chita Rivera: The Dancer's Life
Theatre: Gerald Schoenfeld
Status: Closed
(November 23, 2005 - February 19, 2006 )
  • Preview: November 23, 2005
  • Open: December 11, 2005
  • Close: February 19, 2006
Musical - New York Premiere
Running Time: 2hrs

The legendary Chita Rivera and a cast of 10 performing many of her signature numbers. “The Dancer’s Life” offers a rare look into that moment when great musical numbers in the theatre were born, as related and performed by the woman for whom they were created. Along with landmark songs from her career, from “West Side Story” to “Chicago” to “Kiss of the Spider Woman,” this new bio-musical features new songs by Lynn Ahrens & Stephen Flaherty.

For The Record:

The World Premiere of ‘’The Dancer’s Life” opened at the Old Globe in San Diego, CA (9/22/05).

Total Gross: $3,563,420
Average Weekly Gross: $274,109
Total Attendance: 57,822
Average Weekly Attendance: 59%

Staff & Creative Team


11/23/2005 - 02/19/2006
11/23/2005 - 02/19/2006
11/23/2005 - 02/19/2006