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Video Exclusive: Lin-Manuel and John Kander at THE VISIT

Composer of The Visit, John Kander, sat down with Lin-Manuel Miranda to chat about his writing process, working without Fred Ebb, finally bringing the show to Broadway, and so much more.

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What’s Donna McKechnie doing as a Broadway standby?

One of the most dreaded sights on Broadway is the white insert in the playbill letting you know that the show’s star is out that night.

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Two-time Tony winner Chita Rivera receives 10th nomination for ‘The Visit’

The 82-year-old actress stars in John Kander and Fred Ebb’s “The Visit,” which opened only a week ago and already earned Rivera her 10th Tony Award nomination for best actress in a musical.

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Chita Rivera and Roger Rees Record Kander and Ebb’s The Visit

The cast of the new musical headed into the recording studio to preserve the score.

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Chita Rivera on Broadway

Super star Chita Rivera returns to Broadway one last time in the devastatingly beautiful musical "The Visit."

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The Visit — Chita’s Back on Broadway, and She’s “Un-killable”

Broadway's 2014-15 season came to a joyful close April 23 when one of its most abiding and beloved legends returned to her lifelong playing-field.

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A Two-Show Day With the Scene-Stealing Young Lovers of The Visit, John Riddle and Michelle Veintimilla

Kander and Ebb's The Visit officially opened on Broadway April 23 and today earned five Tony nominations, including one for Best Musical.

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Eunuchs, Butlers and Yellow Shoes: Chita Rivera Opens Broadway’s ‘The Visit’

The opening night of Broadway musical “The Visit” was a little bit old school, and a little bit new. The dress code was black tie — and yellow shoes.

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A Look at a Legend: Why Chita Rivera Is Broadway’s Most Enduring Star!

Theatre legend Chita Rivera returns to Broadway as the revenge-seeking star of the new Kander and Ebb musical The Visit.

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Meet the Symbolically Powerful Eunuchs

Behind the most unusual characters in Broadway's The Visit.

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Kander & Ebb’s The Visit, Starring Chita Rivera & Roger Rees, Will Record Cast Album

Revenge is a dish best served on iTunes and in stores. John Kander and Fred Ebb’s The Visit will record a cast album.

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A Visit With Broadway Master John Kander

John Kander and Fred Ebb are the song-and-lyrics machine behind such classic musicals as ‘Chicago’ and ‘Cabaret.’ At 88, the surviving member of the duo, Mr. Kander, talks about their latest show to open, ‘The Visit.’

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Chita Rivera Is Back for Revenge in Spell-Binding New Visit TV Spot

Tony Award-winning Broadway legend Chita Rivera is back with a vengeance in the new Kander and Ebb musical The Visit.

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Chita Rivera talks ‘The Visit’ and her Broadway career

She was the original Anita in "West Side Story" in 1957. Eighteen years later, she was Bob Fosse's first Velma Kelly in "Chicago."

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‘The Visit,’ with Chita Rivera, marks 50th year since the start of Broadway collaboration by John Kander and Fred Ebb

Fifty years after his first Broadway collaboration with lyricist Fred Ebb, composer John Kander is opening their last — “The Visit.”

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Chita Rivera on the Leap That Launched Her Dance Career

Actress, singer and dancer Chita Rivera, 82, is the winner of two Tony Awards and a recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom and Kennedy Center Honor. She is starring on Broadway in “The Visit.” She spoke with Marc Myers.

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Looking ahead with Chita Rivera

Chita Rivera was bound to be the brightest thing in a nondescript rehearsal room in which she’s seated. White walls and institutional lighting could never overwhelm a woman who laughs so easily and punctuates her musings 
with claps.

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Return Visit

Brian Kellow interviews Jason Danieley, who this month arrives at Broadway's Lyceum Theater as Frederich Kuhn in Kander and Ebb's long-simmering musical The Visit.

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On Your Feet! Creators Gloria & Emilio Estefan Go Backstage with Chita Rivera & the Cast of The Visit

Gloria and Emilio Estefan did that conga all the way to the Lyceum Theatre on April 11 to see The Visit on Broadway.

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The Indomitable Chita Rivera, Back on Broadway in ‘The Visit’

Two hours before any preview performance of “The Visit,” the Kander and Ebb musical that opens this month at the Lyceum Theater, you can find its star, Chita Rivera, in her dressing room. Upside down.

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‘The Visit’ crew thinks Fosse’s ghost lives in Broadway theater

The Great White Way’s attracting great white visitors. The Lyceum, oldest continuous B’way house, seems to have a ghost. It inhabits the upper balcony’s cheap seats.

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Broadway Welcomes Back Tony Award Winner Chita Rivera in ‘The Visit’

Broadway's celebrated gem and Tony Award winner, Chita Rivera is returning to the stage in "The Visit."

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See the First Pics of Chita Rivera and Cast in Broadway’s The Visit

A new one-act incarnation of the Kander and Ebb musical The Visit, starring two-time Tony Award winner Chita Rivera, began previews March 26 at the Lyceum Theatre.

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Chita Rivera and The Visit Meet the Press

Broadway.tv catches up with Chita Rivera, Roger Rees, Graciela Daniele & others from the cast and creative teams of The Visit.

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Brand New ‘Now In Previews’ Video Promo For THE VISIT

A brand new video promo for the Broadway production of John Kander and Fred Ebb's THE VISIT is now available to view, featuring Chita Rivera.

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Backstage on Broadway: Mary Beth Peil, Jason Danieley laugh into premiere of “The Visit”

Watch what Mary Beth Peil & Jason Danieley have to say about The Visit!

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Nearly 20 Years in the Making: The Visit, Starring Chita Rivera, Arrives On Broadway

Chita Rivera stars as a wealthy widow seeking revenge and a last brush with romance in The Visit, the new Kander and Ebb musical that makes its long-awaited Broadway debut March 26 at the Lyceum Theatre.

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Broadway Legend Chita Rivera Sings “Love and Love Alone” from The Visit

Chita Rivera dances with Michelle Veintimilla as her younger self in the new musical The Visit.

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After More Than a Decade, Chita Rivera Brings Kander and Ebb’s The Visit to Broadway

Chita Rivera stars in the musical "The Visit," one of the final collaborations between the famous songwriting team Kander and Ebb.

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Chita Rivera Previews Kander and Ebb’s The Visit

Two-time Tony Award winner Chita Rivera returns to Broadway on March 26, when John Kander, Fred Ebb and Terrence McNally's new musical The Visit begins previews at the Lyceum Theatre.

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Photo Coverage: Chita Rivera & THE VISIT Cast Meet the Press; Previews Begin Tomorrow!

The highly anticipated musical The Visit, led by Tony Award Winners Chita Rivera as Claire Zachannassian and Roger Rees as Anton Schell, will begin performances at the Lyceum Theatre (149 West 45th Street) tomorrow, March 26 with an Opening Night set for Thursday, April 23.

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Broadway Legend Chita Rivera Sings “Love and Love Alone” from The Visit

Chita Rivera dances with Michelle Veintimilla as her younger self in the new musical The Visit.

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A Great Love Story: Terrence McNally and Tom Kirdahy Discuss The Visit

Broadway Direct recently spoke with playwright McNally and his husband, Tom Kirdahy, who is also the producer of The Visit.

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Chita Rivera Introduces Broadway to Kander and Ebb’s The Visit With a Stirring Performance

Chita Rivera and the stars of Broadway's The Visit welcomed the press to their home at the Lyceum Theatre, where the new musical begins performances on March 26.

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Many Visits Along the Way: The History of Broadway’s Latest Kander & Ebb Musical

Fifteen years have passed since the public first heard of the project, which is based on the dark 1956 comedy by Swiss playwright Friedrich Durrenmatt.

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Chita Rivera Previews Kander and Ebb’s The Visit With a Haunting Onstage Pas de Deux

A new one-act incarnation of the Kander and Ebb musical The Visit, starring two-time Tony Award winner Chita Rivera, will begin previews March 26 at the Lyceum Theatre.

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Photo Coverage: John Kander Celebrates 88th Birthday With the Cast of THE VISIT

The highly anticipated musical, The Visit, will begin performances at the Lyceum Theatre (149 West 45th Street) on Thursday, March 26 with an Opening Night set for Thursday, April 23.

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Chita Rivera and Roger Rees Pay a Visit to Ambassador André Schaller For Swiss Breakfast and Bellinis

Ambassador André Schaller, Consul General of Switzerland in New York, hosted a breakfast in honor of Chita Rivera and Roger Rees, the stars of The Visit.

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Actor Swaps Press-On Nails for Yellow Shoes, Doing Double-Duty On Broadway for Kander and Ebb

Though many Broadway actors wait around for their next gig to come along, Matthew Deming found himself juggling two shows in recent weeks.

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Donna McKechnie Makes Killer Plans for Rare Broadway Visit

Donna McKechnie, who earned a Tony Award and Broadway immortality as Cassie in the original 1975 cast of A Chorus Line, has been announced as standby for another legend, Chita Rivera, in the upcoming Broadway musical, The Visit.

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Additional Casting Announced for Broadway’s The Visit, Starring Chita Rivera

More company members have been announced for The Visit, starring two-time Tony winner Chita Rivera.

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Chita Rivera Returns To Broadway! A Career Celebration – WEST SIDE STORY, BYE BYE BIRDIE, CHICAGO, THE VISIT & Much More

Today we are saluting one of the most iconic leading ladies in Broadway history in honor of her recently announced return to Broadway in Kander & Ebb's The Visit, the one and only Chita Rivera.

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Chita Rivera and Roger Rees to Star in ‘The Visit’ on Broadway

The Tony Award winners Chita Rivera and Roger Rees will star on Broadway this spring in “The Visit,” a darkly romantic musical that has been evolving over the last 15 years; its creators are the acclaimed theatrical songwriters John Kander and Fred Ebb (“Chicago,” “Cabaret”) and their frequent collaborator, Terrence McNally.

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Chita Rivera ‘excited’ for Broadway return in ‘The Visit’

Chita Rivera has gotten an early birthday present: A musical she has long championed is coming to Broadway with her as the star.

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Behind-the-Scenes Photos of Chita Rivera & More in Costume Before The Visit Heads to Broadway

Chita Rivera is returning to Broadway this spring in The Visit, alongside Roger Rees, Tom Nelis and Michelle Veintimilla.

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