Idina Menzel Biography

 
Date Of Birth:
May 30, 1971 (44)
Birth Place:
Syosset, NY, USA
Gender: Female
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Idina Menzel Biography

Date of Birth: May 30, 1971 (44)
Birth Place: Syosset, NY, USA
Gender: Female

Idina made her Broadway debut as Maureen in the Tony and Pulitzer Prize–winner, Rent, for which she received a Tony Award nomination. She followed that with her Tony Award-winning performance as Elphaba in Wicked, which she subsequently brought to London's West End. Other New York stage work includes See What I Wanna See (Public), The Wild Party (MTC), and Hair (Encores). Menzel's voice can be heard in the Disney animated musical, Frozen, singing its Oscar nominated song, Let It Go. She reprised her performance as Maureen in Chris Columbus' film version of Rent, and has appeared in movies as diverse as Enchanted and Ask the Dust. On television, Menzel had a recurring role over multiple seasons of "Glee" and has guest starred in numerous other shows. She starred in her own PBS special, Barefoot at the Symphony, with an accompanying live album of the same name. Menzel's highly successful international concert tour recently included a sold out performance at Carnegie Hall. In addition to cast albums, Menzel's prolific recording career includes solo albums: Barefoot At The Symphony, I Stand, Here, and Still I Can't Be Still.

Idina Menzel Awards and Nominations

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BroadwayWorld Awards - 2014 - Best Leading Actress in a Musical
Idina Menzel, If/Then
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2014 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical
Idina Menzel, If/Then
 
Drama League Awards - 2014 - Distinguished Performance Award
Idina Menzel, If/Then
 
Tony Awards - 2014 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Idina Menzel, If/Then
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2004 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical
Idina Menzel , Wicked
 
Tony Awards - 2004 - Best Actress (Musical)
Idina Menzel, Wicked
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2003 - Outstanding Actress - Musical
Idina Menzel, Wicked
 
Tony Awards - 1996 - Featured Actress in a Musical
Idina Menzel, Rent

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