Chita Rivera and Robert Klein

Start Date: October 08 2017 - 03:00 PM

End Date: October 08 2017 - 05:00 PM

Audience: General Public Event

Category: Performing Arts and Film

Location: QPAC

Description:

Join us for an unprecedented event, that pairs two of the most recognizable and accomplished entertainers of the stage and screen. See Chita Rivera and Robert Klein live, for a magical afternoon of entertainment, music, dance and comedy with trademark performances. Chita will showcase some of her signature moments from West Side Story, Bye Bye Birdie, Chicago, The Rink, Kiss of the Spider Woman and The Visit. Chita is the recipient of the coveted Kennedy Center Honor, and the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Robert Klein, nominated twice for a Grammy for Best Comedy Album of the Year for his albums Child of the Fifties and Mind Over Matter, brings his relevant, bitingly intelligent and edgy humor to the stage, along with some musical parodies. A Tony Award nominee for the Broadway show They're Playing Our Song, Klein has had dozens of starring roles on Television, and in the movies including Two Weeks Notice, How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days, and The Back-Up Plan with Jennifer Lopez. A winning combination, don't miss this special event celebrating the astonishing careers of two show biz legends.

 

Website: http://www.qcc.cuny.edu/QPAC/shows.html#ritaTune


Contact Name: Susan Agin

Contact Phone: 718.631.6311

Contact Email: sagin@qcc.cuny.edu

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