Special Events - The Chita Rivera Awards


2018 Chita Rivera Awards Logo 


Sunday, May 20th, 2018

NYU Skirball

6:00 PM Red Carpet Cocktail Party

7:30 PM Performance/Awards

9:00 PM VIP Reception

NYCDA serves as a co-producing sponsor for this annual star-studded event that celebrates the current season’s ‘Best of Dance’ on Broadway and in film.  Joe Lanteri is the Director of the show and The NYC Dance Alliance Foundation is one the beneficiaries of this fundraiser.  


Lifetime Achievement Award: Carmen de Lavallade

SDC Director Award for Exemplary Collaboration with Choreographers: Hal Prince

Award for Outstanding Contribution to Musical Theater Dance & Choreography as a Composer: John Kander

Special Guests Include: Joel Grey, Ben Vereen, Len Cariou, Lea Salonga, Norbert Leo Butz, Gavin Creel, Irina Dvorovenko, Robert Fairchild, Maurice Hines, Andy Karl, Jessie Mueller, Laura Osnes, Bryonha Parham, Stephanie Pope, Tony Yazbeck, Karen Ziemba


For ticket and event info: https://www.chitariveraawards.com/  



REMEMBER:  One dance studio may have the opportunity to perform at the awards ceremony.  Check  out the National Fundraising Campaign - Rewards & Incentives for full details. 










@ 2012 New York City Dance Alliance