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Broadway Celebrates Chita Rivera on Opening Night of The Visit

Kander and Ebb's final collaboration opened at the Lyceum Theatre. logo

Two-time Tony Award winner Chita Rivera opened the long-awaited musical The Visit last night at the Lyceum Theatre. The perpetual Kander and Ebb muse brings the legendary songwriting team's final production to the Broadway stage after a 14-year journey with their stage adaptation of Friedrich Dürrenmatt's dark play. As Broadway's best celebrated the venerable Rivera's return to the Great White Way, TheaterMania chatted with the iconic star, along with her castmates and the evening's esteemed list of admiring guests.