Chita & Friends - Postponed
This Production has been postponed.
In the face of the everchanging circumstances surrounding the COVID-19 virus, Des Moines Performing Arts is postponing this event. We are working to reschedule this engagement.
Individuals holding tickets to affected performances should maintain their current tickets. DMPA’s Ticket Office will be in touch with Ticket Holders (who purchased directly from DMPA) soon with further details.
With The Des Moines Symphony
Be up close and personal with the indomitable Broadway icon CHITA RIVERA as she recreates signature moments from her legendary career. In this unique concert event, the two-time Tony Award winner will take the stage with special guests from Broadway and beyond, to perform numbers from West Side Story; Sweet Charity; Chicago; Kiss of the Spider Woman; Bye, Bye, Birdie; The Rink; The Visit and more. The timeless music of Leonard Bernstein, Kander & Ebb, Charles Strouse & Lee Adams, Jerry Herman and Stephen Sondheim will be featured.
“Chita Rivera is more than a musical theatre star. She’s a force of nature.” - The Associated Press
Photos: © Laura Marie Duncan
"After summer camp, she spent a lot of time developing plays with her friends. She was interested before, but now she thinks she's a director and an actress and ... just anything."
- Catherine, parent of second-grader Meg in Des Moines