SINGER IDINA MENZEL ANNOUNCES UK LEG OF HER 2017 WORLD TOUR
THE UK TOUR KICKS OFF JUNE 14TH IN BRISTOL, INCLUDING A LONDON SHOW AT THE ROYAL ALBERT HALL ON JUNE 15TH.
After releasing her fifth solo studio album idina. last autumn, Tony Award-winning superstar IDINA MENZEL announced today that she will return to the UK as part of her 50+ city global spring & summer tour.
The UK tour will begin in in Bristol on June 14th and head to London, Portsmouth, Manchester, Birmingham and finish up the UK leg in Glasgow on June 20th.
Called “the Streisand of her generation” by The Denver Post, Idina has captivated audiences at sold-out concerts around the world with her irresistible charm, wit and unparalleled vocal prowess. Throughout the tour, Idina will lead audiences through a special journey of songs from idina., as well as other classic pop, musical theater favorites and her own personal catalogue.
“[Idina] sings beyond anyone’s idea of reasonable vocal or emotional limits…”
“[Idina has a] tear-down-the-house voice and commanding personality…” – Variety
Idina played the role of CC in the contemporary remake of the classic film Beaches, which will premiere in the UK on March 8th on Lifetime UK. Her voice is also featured on the Beaches EP, which includes classic songs from the 1988 original film, along with new tracks recorded specifically for the remake. The EP was released on January 13 by Warner Bros. Records.
Idina Menzel 2017 UK Tour Dates
Wed 14 Jun 17 Bristol Colston Hall
Thu 15 Jun 17 London Royal Albert Hall
Fri 16 Jun 17 Portsmouth Guildhall
Sun 18 Jun 17 Manchester Bridgewater Hall
Mon 19 Jun 17 Birmingham Symphony Hall
Tue 20 Jun 17 Glasgow Royal Concert Hall
Tickets are on-sale from 9am on Friday 3rd February priced at £85/£65/£45/£35 Regional and £95/£90/£85/£75/£65/£50 London (subject to per-ticket charge plus order processing fee) and are available from www.livenation.co.uk
An artist presale will begin at 9 am on February 1st. Please visit www.idinamenzel.com/tour for all details.
About Idina Menzel
Tony Award-winning icon Idina Menzel has a diverse career that traverses stage, film, television and music. Idina’s voice can be heard as Elsa in Disney’s global box office smash FROZEN, in which she sings the film’s Oscar-winning song “Let It Go,” and in the follow up short, FROZEN FEVER. After Idina’s performance of the multi-platinum song at the 86th annual Academy Awards, she made history as the first person with both a Billboard Top 10 hit and a Tony Award for acting. Idina capped 2016 with the release of her fifth original solo studio album idina., and filmed Lifetime’s remake of Beaches, set to air January 21, 2017, in which she portrays the role of ‘CC,’ made famous by Bette Midler. Idina earned her first Tony nomination as Maureen in the Pulitzer Prize Winner Rent, and won the award for her performance as Elphaba in Wicked. Other notable roles include Rachel Berry’s mother, Shelby Corcoran, on the hit television show Glee as well as starring opposite Susan Sarandon and Amy Adams in Disney’s Enchanted. Idina starred in her own PBS special, Barefoot at the Symphony, with an accompanying live album of the same name, and her highly successful 2015 international concert tour included a sold-out performance at Radio City Music Hall. Idina also performed the National Anthem at Super Bowl XLIX in February 2015, which was the most-watched television program in U.S. history. In addition to cast albums, Idina’s prolific recording career includes the solo albums idina., I Stand, Here and Still I Can’t Be Still. Her first-ever Christmas album Holiday Wishes, released October 2014 on Warner Bros. Records, debuted at #1 on Billboard’s Holiday Albums chart and received rave reviews. Idina’s most recent Broadway role as ‘Elizabeth’ in the original production IF/THEN earned her critical acclaim and her third Tony nomination.
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