Chita Rivera - Quotes

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We're going to Puerto Rico, where we're gonna close. And we're so excited, we can't see straight.

We're going to Puerto Rico, where we're gonna close. And we're so excited, we can't see straight.

Beauty is not everything!

Beauty is not everything!

I'm not comfortable with just me, me, me. That's boring. ---->>>

My hairdresser and I found ourselves shopping at Bloomingdale's with nothing to do for days. ---->>>

You take a plug and put it in a socket, and that's what the theatre is-it lights up right away. You speak, and they respond immediately. ---->>>

After about 15 minutes, you feel that you're winning them over. ---->>>

I was busy welcoming a new experience. I had never done a movie before. ---->>>

I've played American, Italian, Greek, French. I've been really lucky that way. ---->>>

It's communication - that's what theatre is all about.

It's communication - that's what theatre is all about.

I can tell you where my Tonys are. They're in a beautiful place in my living room, in a glass cabinet. ---->>>

Theatre is immediate gratification. ---->>>

I have to make this love affair believable enough. It's very European. ---->>>

I have been very lucky, I have only had one bad experience. ---->>>

I'd like to get the word out there, the word has to be spread. ---->>>

I'm an old-fashioned girl. ---->>>

San Francisco has just blown us all away. I also understand Angels in America didn't do well there. ---->>>

Somebody told me once I wasn't Latin enough, and that made me laugh. ---->>>

Southern California, they have been amazing. They're totally with us. ---->>>

The show did go on, but came very close to not going on at all. ---->>>

You can feel whether an audience is tightened up and pulled back. Of course the opposite is an audience like we've been having in LA, which is fabulous. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: Puerto Rica
Born: 01-23, 1933
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., U.S.
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Occupation: Actress

Chita Rivera (born January 23, 1933) is an American actress, dancer, and singer best known for her roles in musical theatre. She is the first Hispanic woman and the first Latino American to receive a Kennedy Center Honors award (December 2002). She was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2009 (wikipedia)