Meet the legendary Rita Moreno at an intimate reception just before our gala screening of West Side Story. Ms. Moreno will also sign a limited amount of merchandise at this event.
Hors d’oeuvres will be served, no host bar. Admission is extremely limited. Don’t miss this incredible opportunity to meet the one-and-only Rita Moreno in person!
Rita Moreno is a legendary star of stage, screen and television, and is one of only 12 performers in history to be classified as an EGOT winner (winner of an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony). She is one of only four women to have achieved this landmark status, as well as the first Hispanic performer to be thusly honored. Over the course of her groundbreaking career, Ms. Moreno has starred in such iconic classics as Singin’ in the Rain, The King and I and West Side Story (for which she won the 1962 Best Supporting Actress Academy Award), performed on Broadway in hits like The Last of the Red Hot Lovers and The Ritz (for which she won the 1975 Tony Award for Best Featured Actress), appeared on such successful television shows as Oz, The Electric Company and The Muppet Show (for which she was awarded a 1977 Emmy), recorded albums (including her latest, the 2015 Spanish-language recording Una Vez Mas) and written a New York Times best-selling memoir, 2014’sRita Moreno: A Memoir. She has also been awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom and the Screen Actors Guild Lifetime Achievement Award, and in December, 2015, she will receive a prestigious Kennedy Center Honor.