Idina Menzel Announces North American Concert Tour!
According to the star's official web site, hot on the heels of her wildly successful 2011 Symphony Tour, Idina Menzel will be hitting the road again with a brand new show on an extensive North American tour.
|06.01.12||Vancouver, BC||THE CENTRE IN VANCOUVER FOR PERF ARTS||03.06.12|
|06.02.12||Seattle, WA||THE PARAMOUNT THEATRE||TBD|
|06.03.12||Portland, OR||PORTLAND CENTER FOR THE ARTS: KELLER AUD||03.14.12|
|06.05.12||Modesto, CA||GALLO CENTER FOR THE ARTS||BUY|
|06.07.12||San Francisco, CA||DAVIES SYMPHONY HALL||03.01.12|
|06.09.12||Santa Rosa, CA||WELLS FARGO CENTER FOR THE ARTS||03.02.12|
|06.10.12||Las Vegas, NV||SMITH CENTER FOR PERF ARTS: REYNOLDS HALL||TBD|
|06.12.12||San Antonio, TX||MAJESTIC THEATRE||BUY|
|06.13.12||Dallas, TX||MUSIC HALL AT FAIR PARK||TBD|
|06.14.12||Austin, TX||LONG CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS||BUY|
|06.16.12||Nashville, TN||THE WOODS AMPHITHEATER AT FONTANEL||TBD|
|06.17.12||St. Louis, MO||PEABODY OPERA HOUSE||03.01.12|
|06.19.12||Kansas City, MO||THE MIDLAND BY AMC||BUY|
|06.20.12||Milwaukee, WI||MARCUS CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS||03.19.12|
|06.22.12||Des Moines, IA||CIVIC CENTER||BUY|
|06.23.12||Columbus, OH||COLUMBUS COMMONS: BICENTENNIAL STAGE||TBD|
|06.24.12||Indianapolis, IN||CLOWES MEMORIAL HALL||03.02.12|
|06.26.12||Midland, MI||MIDLAND CENTER FOR THE ARTS||04.07.12|
|06.27.12||Detroit, MI||DETROIT OPERA HOUSE||03.02.12|
|06.29.12||Richmond, VA||CARPENTER THEATRE||03.14.12|
|06.30.12||Philadelphia, PA||THE MANN CENTER||BUY|
|07.07.12||Minneapolis, MN||ORPHEUM THEATRE||03.02.12|
|07.08.12||Highland Park, IL||RAVINIA FESTIVAL||04.26.12|
|08.03.12||Washington, DC||WOLF TRAP||TBD|
|10.29.12||New York, NY||CARNEGIE HALL||TBD|
More dates to be announced.
Idina Menzel's highly-anticipated new PBS concert special, Idina Menzel Live: Barefoot at the Symphony, will air beginning March 3 across the country. The concert, filmed in November of 2011 in Toronto and also featuring husband Taye Diggs and legendary composer/conductor Marvin Hamlisch - will be released on DVD and CD next month as well.
Tony Award winner Idina Menzel has a diverse career on stage and in film, television, and music. She recently appeared in the television hit Glee, and is currently on a sold-out tour, performing with leading orchestras around the country. In 2009 Ms. Menzel co-starred with Josh Groban in the concert version of Chess: The Musical, recorded at London's Royal Albert Hall and broadcast on PBS. In December 2005 she completed her role as Elphaba in Broadway's Wicked, for which she received a Tony Award for Lead Actress in a Musical and a Drama Desk Award nomination.
She reprised the role in London's West End in September 2006, receiving the Theatregoers Choice Award for Best Actress in a Musical. She also starred in Michael John LaChiusa's musical See What I Wanna See, directed by Ted Sperling at The Public Theater, garnering her Drama Desk and Drama League Award nominations. Other honors included a Tony nomination for her debut performance as Maureen in the original production of Rent, and a Drama Desk nomination for her performance as Kate in Manhattan Theater Club's Off-Broadway original musical, The Wild Party.