Idina Menzel Shares Behind-the-Scenes Photos of MLB ALL STARS GAME!
Broadway's Idina Menzel performed the National Anthem and gave a pre-game concert at Target Field tonight, July 15, at the Major League Baseball's All-Star Game in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Watch her sing both "The Star Spangled Banner" and "Forever Young" here!
During the iconic sports events, Menzel shared behind-the-scenes photos with her Twitter followers, including a special meeting with the Air Force Thunderbird pilots who flew overhead during the performance of the National Anthem, a quick sugar rush and a sneak peek an her unconventional pre-performance warm up. Check out the pics below!
Idina Menzel rose to prominence when she originated the role of 'Maureen' in the hit Broadway musical RENT, a role which she reprised for the 2005 feature film adaptation of the musical. She received a Tony Award nomination in 1996 for her portrayal. In 2004, she won the Tony Award for Best Leading Actress in a Musical for originating the role of 'Elphaba' in the blockbuster Broadway musical WICKED. Menzel made her return to Broadway in the 2014 musical IF/THEN and was nominated for a 2014 Tony Award for her performance.
Menzel is also known for her recurring role of 'Shelby Corcoran' on the musical comedy-drama television series GLEE, her part in the 2007 Disney movie ENCHANTED and as The Voice of 'Elsa' in the Disney animated film FROZEN, which is the highest-grossing animated film of all time, and in which she sang the Academy Award-winning song "Let It Go".