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  1. Review Roundup: Idina Menzel World Tour So Far- ALL the ReviewsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... the next two hours. Menzel, 44, delivered the powerhouse vocals that got her nominated for Tony awards in the musicals Rent, Wicked and If/Then (winning in 2004 for Wicked), and drove Let It Go from the Disney movie Frozen to the top 10. Markos ...

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  2. Idina Menzel soars into Saenger debut with electrifying performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Times-Picayune

    ... a setlist of about 20 numbers, Menzel showcased a repertoire of her expected hit songs from "Wicked," "Frozen" and "Rent," in which she also was a part of the original cast, but also performed a variety of other styles. Recalling a young Barbra ...

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  3. The 10 Best Concerts In Houston This Weekend: Roxy Roca, Idina...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Houston Press

    ... had sung for President Obama and been in one of the few musicals that even people who don't really like musicals like (Rent). And then a little film called Frozen hit theaters, and for the first time in a long time Disney didn't just have a movie ...

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  4. PHOTO: Will the Real Elsa Please Stand Up! Idina Menzel Meets Her FROZEN CounterpartRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and then in six more cities. The actress 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 ...

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  5. Trivia: Chris Columbus Almost Directed 'Spider-Man' Instead of Sam RaimiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | /film

    ... especially considering the quality of films Columbus has directed over the years. From the lazy big screen version of Rent to the uninspired Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief , and of course his latest disaster, Pixels . Also, in ...

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  6. New Pasek & Paul Musical Dear Evan Hansen Premieres Tonight at Arena StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... a book by Steven Levenson (Masters of Sex) and directed by three-time Tony Award nominee Michael Greif (Broadway's Rent, Next to Normal, If/Then), is a contemporary, intimate story of hope, heartache and the things in life we all need-friends, ...

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  7. Idina Menzel comes face to face with Queen Elsa at Disneyworld Frozen attractionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Daily Mail

    ... the animated smash hit. Idina, originally from New York, who first impressed playing the role of Maureen Johnson in Rent, wore a navy blue dress for her meet and greet. She has also starred as Elphaba in Wicked on Broadway, and won a best Actress ...

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  8. Music in New Orleans for Thursday, July 30, 2015: Idina Menzel at the SaengerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | NOLA.com

    If you've heard the "Frozen" soundtrack - and pretty much everyone on the planet, or at least everyone with young daughters, has - then you know Idina Menzel. She first came to prominence via starring roles in the Broadway productions of "Rent" and "Wicked," the latter of which won her a Tony Award.

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  9. Dirty angels kicking assRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Cityview Online

    For "Rent" the staging is in-the-round. Inside the entrance, designer Tim Wisgherof set up a riser for the guitar, keyboard, drums and bass.

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  10. Celebrity Spotting: Idina Menzel gets Frozen at Disney's Hollywood StudiosRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | The Disney Blog

    ... Studios to pose with Queen Elsa, Anna and Olaf during the "Frozen Summer Fun" event. I first saw Menzel on Broadway in RENT and have followed her career ever since. It's great to have a talented performer like her a part of the Disney family.

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  11. Fox Stalks Broadway Henhouse, Naming Robert Hurwitz Senior VP For TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Deadline

    ... , The Devil Wears Prada and Diary Of A Wimpy Kid . Earlier this month, Fox lined up Broadway producer Kevin McCollum ( Rent , Something Rotten! , Hand To God ), filmmaker John Davis ( I, Robot ; Dr. Doolittle ) and former Paramount producer Tom ...

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  12. Live Theater EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Best of New Orleans

    ... the heir to Prince's revolution. At 9 p.m. at the Joy Theater. Idina Menzel is a veteran of the Broadway premieres of Rent , Wicked and If/Then , a recurring star of Glee and the voice in "Let it Go" in Disney's Frozen . She performs at 8 p.m. at ...

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  13. Concert review: Idina Menzel at the Dr. Phillips CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... how I felt about Saturday's two-hour mix of Broadway music and great cover-song choices by the star of "Wicked," "Rent" and singer of "Let It Go" from Disney's "Frozen." As the concert progressed, the singer, 44, visibly relaxed and become more ...

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  14. Ludacris to Appear on Empire Season 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    ... new boyfriend who is actually attractive for once. Smash did the same thing and it was weird because the Broadway show Rent existed in that world but Jesse L. Martin guest starred in an episode but not as himself.

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  15. Weekend Arts Agenda: The Contemporary's 'Endless' summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    ... exhibition is on display through Aug. 21, with an opening reception Fri., July 24, from 6-9 p.m. >> Fan of Frozen or Rent ? Well, the star of both of astronomically successful productions, Idina Menzel , is in town for a stop on her international ...

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  16. Eager to connect with her fans, Orlando-bound Idina Menzel is no ice queenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Academy Awards. Nearly 20 years ago, Idina Menzel hit it big on Broadway as an original cast member of the musical "Rent." Then, covered in green makeup, she shot into the musical-theater stratosphere as the original "Wicked Witch" Elphaba in the ...

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  17. Photo Coverage: Taye Diggs Takes First Bows in Hedwig and the Angry InchRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... 1994 in the Tony Award-winning revival of CAROUSEL. Soon after, he landed the role of Benny in in the landmark musical RENT, a role he recreated in the 2005 film version. Diggs other New York stage credits include CHICAGO, WICKED, and Andrew Lippa ...

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  18. Up on the Marquee: Hedwig and the Angry Inch with Taye DiggsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... 1994 in the Tony Award-winning revival of CAROUSEL. Soon after, he landed the role of Benny in in the landmark musical RENT, a role he recreated in the 2005 film version. Diggs other New York stage credits include CHICAGO, WICKED, and Andrew Lippa ...

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  19. See the First Photos of Taye Diggs Onstage in Hedwig and the Angry Inch on BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | People

    ... vision shows including Private Practice . He shares son Walker with Menzel, whom he met during their time in Broadway's Rent .

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  20. Anthony Rapp Will Go Unplugged With Songs from HedwigRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Playbill

    Original Rent er Anthony Rapp , most recently on Broadway in If/Then , will debut his newest concert act this September at 54 Below. There is a $35-$45 cover charge with a $25 food and beverage minimum; premium seats are also available for $75.

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