IDINA TO BE ON “CRAIG FERGUSON”

Idina is scheduled to make an appearance on “The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson” on August 14 (aka late Thursday night at 12:35am). The show, which films in Los Angeles, is generally taped a day or two before in front of a live studio audience, and tickets are often available for free by reserving online here. The exact date of Idina’s taping hasn’t been posted yet, but it should be announced within the next few days.
EDIT: Idina’s episode will be filmed on August 13, the day before the airing. Make sure you get tickets to the right day if you plan to attend!

Don’t forget to watch Idina return to “The Late Late Show” for what will hopefully be another memorable appearance!!

IDINA TO SING FOR ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER IN LONDON

John Barrowman is to host a special concert in Hyde Park to celebrate Andrew Lloyd Webber’s 60th birthday, featuring performances from Lee Mead and Idina Menzel.

The show, which will be held on Sunday, September 14, will also include appearances by Elaine Paige, singer Joss Stone and X Factor finalist Rhydian.

Other artists lined up to perform include Julian Lloyd Webber, Hayley Westenra, Duncan James and former contestants from BBC1’s I’d Do Anything.

Called Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Birthday in the Park, the event is being hosted by BBC Radio 2 and will include music from Lloyd Webber’s top shows, including The Phantom of the Opera, Evita, Starlight Express, Cats, Sunset Boulevard and Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.

Music will be performed by the 70-piece BBC Concert Orchestra and the celebrations will close with a firework finale.

The event, which will be broadcast on BBC Radio 2 on October 10, will take place the day after Proms in the Park, using the stage and infrastructure already in place from the previous concert.

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OFFICIAL FAN CLUB LAUNCHES

Exciting news! Idina’s first-ever official fan club has just launched. As a member of her fan club, you get access to an exclusive section of Idina.com, packed full of unseen photos, videos, and exclusive merchandise and contests. You also gain access to new ways to connect with Idina, including a Q&A section and more chances to win meet & greets with Idina, as well as participate in ticket presales for future events. A one-year membership costs $24.99 and all new members receive a $25 gift card to use in the Idina.com official store.

Visit IdinaMenzel.com to join and visit IMMB to ask any club-specific questions you may have.

In other news – there have been a number of new photographs released, including phots from Nero, Idina’s recent performances, and a trip she took with her touring crew to Disney World. Be sure to watch for those gallery updates in the near future. smile

SINGING IN THE SHOWER: INTERVIEW W/ STYLE WEEKLY

This week, Idina was interviewed by Richmond magazine Style Weekly. It’s a fun, fresh interview and she discusses life on the road, her opinion on the recently announced plans for a movie version of Wicked, and her fans. Click Read More to read.

Don’t forget, Idina’s coming to Richmond July 23! Click here for tickets.

p.s. This is still veronicamae – we just finally got around to giving me a proper screen name here. laughing

IDINA’S US TOUR ON SALE NOW!

Tickets for all dates of Idina’s 2008 US concert tour are now on sale across the country. Below is a complete listing of her shows and links to purchase tickets. Her tour is selling very well, so don’t hesitate if you want to grab good seats. smile

Also, registered members of Idina.com can head over to IMMB for information on how to win a Meet & Greet with Idina after her July concerts. Registration info for the August concerts will be posted on the official message board in the near future.

Click “Read More” for complete tour listing and tickets (and scroll way down since html is hating me today).