Chita Rivera, who appeared in more than 20 Broadway musicals over six decades

has died, according to her daughter, Lisa Mordente 

The three-time Tony Award-winning Broadway legend created indelible roles 

Velma Kelly in Chicago, and Aurora in Kiss of the Spiderwoman 

Rivera "was everything Broadway was meant to be," says Laurence Maslon 

co-producer of the 2004 PBS series