One year on from her magnificent concert at London’s Royal Albert Hall, the Tony Award-winning star of Wicked and TV’s Glee, Idina Menzel will return to the UK beginning with a one week set of shows at the Apollo Theatre, followed by Edinburgh’s Usher Hall on Tuesday 16th October, and Manchester’s Palace Theatre on Wednesday 17th October.
Backed by a 25-piece orchestra live on stage, Idina will sing songs from her diverse musical theatre and pop music repertoire, including a few personal favourites and some exciting new material. Idina arrives in the UK following a triumphant US tour.
Idina is best known for originating the role of Elphaba in Wicked on Broadway, for which she received a Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical, and a Drama Desk Award nomination. She subsequently reprised the role in the in the original West End cast.
She is also known for her television work, particularly her recurring guest starring role on Glee, in which she played Rachel Berry’s mum and the coach of rival Glee club Vocal Adrenaline. Menzel most recently released her first live concert album and DVD, Idina Menzel LIVE: Barefoot at the Symphony, recorded in Toronto on her symphony tour.
Booking Period Dates & Performance Schedule
Apollo Theatre – 8th October 2012 to 14th October 2012
Monday 8th October – 8.00pm
Tuesday 9th October – 8.00pm
Wednesday 10th October – 8.00pm
Thursday 11th October – NO SHOW
Friday 12th October – 8.00pm
Saturday 13th October – 8.00pm
Sunday 14th October – 4.00pm & 8.00pm
Running Time 2h 15m (incl. one interval)
Friday 6th July 2012