Idina to perform at the MLB All-Star game

We can’t promise a stadium sing-along of “Let It Go,” but Idina Menzel will definitely hit it out of the park next Tuesday, July 15, when she performs at the All-Star baseball game in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

The Broadway star and Frozen actress will sing the national anthem – and give a pre-game concert – at Target Field, helping to honor the winners of Target, PEOPLE and Major League Baseball’s All-Star Teachers program before the big game.

Joining Menzel in the All-Star Week fun is up-and-comer Aloe Blacc, who will perform “Wake Me Up” and “Can You Do This” prior to the July 14 Home Run Derby. A few days before that, over the course of the weekend, Panic! At the Disco, O.A.R. and Imagine Dragons will entertain fans, too.

The All-Star Game airs at 7:30 p.m. ET on FOX on Tuesday, July 15.

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Changing of the Guard Part Troix

Hi everyone! Erin here – your old webmaster (2009-2011) and now Idina’s Digital Strategy Manager.

As many of you may remember, periodically we change Webmasters at Idina-Here to keep things fresh and focused; new blood, if you will. In 2009, I inherited this site from its amazing founder, Kim. In 2011, I passed it to my good and longtime friend, Jill. This time has come again.

I want to thank Jill for her contributions and dedication to the site the last few years (2011-2014). She is a great friend and fan and the site wouldn’t have survived without her.

Now, the fresh blood: Flor is our new webmaster. (Group: Hi, Flor!) She has been a fan for many years and is an experienced webmaster and website designer. In fact, she’s responsible for many of the designs you see right here on Idina-Here! I trust she will continue improving this great site to keep it the amazing resource the three of us have built.

Stay tuned for some exciting changes and updates – and Flor’s first post!

Updates, updates and more updates!

Whew, lots going on!

 

Recaps of past events:

Idina has been nomination for a Tony award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical!!  The Tony awards will air Sunday, June 8th on CBS.

Pics from the Nominee Press Conference are in the gallery, as well as pictures from a special In the Spotlight series featuring Tony nominees.

Interview with ET:

On Monday, Idina attended the Met Gala, which you can see pictures of her beautiful dress in the gallery.

 

Last week, Idina appeared on Bravo’s Watch What Happens Live with Julie Andrews.  There are some video on Playbill.com and pictures in the gallery.

 

Idina has also recently appeared on Live with Kelly and Michael. Check out the video here:

 

 

 

 

So, what’s coming up for Idina?

She’ll be on CBS’s Late Show with David Letterman on May 8th.  Check your local listings for time and channel!

And she’s doing a little gig at Radio City Music Hall on June 16th.  You can purchase tickets here!

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Watch What Happens Live, USA Today, and Variety

Idina is scheduled to be on Bravo’s Watch What Happens Live on May 1st along with Julie Andrews!  How spectacular will that show be?  (Source)

 

There’s a nice little article on USA Today about handling Broadway and motherhood.

 

And Idina has been selected as one of Variety’s Power of Women New York honorees.

Idina Menzel on summer camp of A Broader Way: “It’s about using the arts to help girls find their own voice,” says Menzel. “There’s a lot of young women who don’t know how to use their voice literally and figuratively. These girls get to be the authors of their own life.”

“I loved being able to reinvent myself during the summer, and not be judged by the same group of kids I saw in school.”

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Today Show videos and People Magazine

There are so many updates to do, and so little time!  For now, here’s the best of what’s going on right now:  video from this morning on the Today Show and another photo shoot video!

 

 

Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy

Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy

Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy

And check out People magazine’s website for a behind the scenes video of her latest photoshoot! Click here!