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Chita Rivera

Overview page. Subjects: Music — Performing Arts.

(b Washington, DC, 23 Jan. 1933)

US dancer, singer, and actor. She studied at the School of American Ballet and made her debut in the touring production of Call Me Madam in 1950....

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Chita Rivera

Overview page. Subjects: Music — Performing Arts.

(b Washington, DC, 23 Jan. 1933)

US dancer, singer, and actor. She studied at the School of American Ballet and made her debut in the touring production of Call Me Madam in 1950....

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Rivera Chita

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 834 words.

b. Dolores Conchita Figueroa del Rivero, 23 January 1933, Washington, DC, USA. A vivacious singer, dancer, and actress - an

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Rivera, Chita

William A. Everett and Lee Snook.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music; Contemporary Music. 232 words.

[Rivero, Dolores Conchita Figueroa del ]

(b Washington DC, Jan 23, 1933). American actress, singer and dancer . She began her ballet training at the age of 11 and studied at...

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Rivera, Chita

William A. Everett, Lee Snook and Claude Conyers.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary Music. 324 words.

[Dolores Conchita Figueroa del Rivero]

(b Washington, DC, Jan 23, 1933). American musical theater dancer, singer, and actress. Trained at the School of American Ballet in New...

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Rivera, Chita (1933)

Gerald Bordman and Thomas S. Hischak.

in The Oxford Companion to American Theatre

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 191 words.

The vivacious Latin‐miened performer was born in Washington, D.C., and studied at the School of American Ballet. She appeared in

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Rivera, Chita (1933– )

Thomas Hischak.

in The Oxford Companion to the American Musical

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Performing Arts. 320 words.

(1933– ).

Stage, film, and television performer. One of Broadway's finest and more durable singing-dancing stars, she has

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Rivera, Chita (23 Jan 1933)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 325 words.

Trained at the School of American Ballet in New York City, she began dancing in Broadway shows in 1952.

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Rivera, Chita (23 January 1933)

Larry Billman.

in The International Encyclopedia of Dance

January 1998; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Dance. 724 words.

(Dolores Conchita Figueroa del Rivero; born 23 January 1933 in Washington, D.C.), American dancer, singer, and actress.

Broadway's

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Rivera, Chita (23 Jan. 1933)

Debra Craine and Judith Mackrell.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Dance

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Dance. 116 words.

US dancer, singer, and actor. She studied at the School of American Ballet and made her debut in the touring production of ...

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Rink

Overview page. Subjects: Music Theatre.

Considered by many of the US critics to be simply a vehicle for the singing and dancing talents of Chita Rivera and Liza Minnelli, The Rink made its debut at ...

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Anita

Overview page. Subjects: Opera.

1 (Krenek: Jonny spielt auf). Sop. An opera singer, for whom Max writes a new work. She has an affair with the violinist Daniello, but is reunited with Max as they all head for...

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LeTang, Henry

Barbara Toomer Davis.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 634 words.

tap and theatre dancer, teacher, and choreographer, was born in Harlem, New York, the second son of five children of Clarence and Marie, both of whom were from the Virgin Islands....

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Johnson, Louis (born 1931), Choreographer / Dance Director, Dancer, Educator, Costume Designer

Rachel Shor.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1040 words.

dancer, choreographer, and educator, was born in Statesville, North Carolina. The family moved to Washington, D.C., where Johnson, nimble in gymnastics and athletics, was noticed at the...

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