Idina Menzel celebrated the 15th anniversary of Wicked by reuniting with Kristin Chenoweth in a new NBC special “A Very Wicked Halloween: Celebrating 15 Years on Broadway”. If you missed “A Very Wicked Halloween”, you can stream it now on NBC.com!
I actually got the attend the taping, which was a DREAM COME TRUE. It meant so much to me to be there. I became a fan of Idina’s after I saw Wicked in 2010. I absolutely loved the show and bought the cast album, and of course, that led me straight to Idina and her music and the rest is history! I’ve listened to countless hours of her music (and Wicked!), attended dozens of her shows and traveled thousands of miles to see her. It’s cliche, but Wicked absolutely changed my life “For Good”!
Idina hosted the show with Kristin and also performed. First, Idina performed “Defying Gravity” which you can watch above. To wrap things up, Idina and Kristin performed “For Good” with generations of Elphabas and Glindas. That was a very moving performance to watch live and on TV! Watch that here:
September 26 by HeatherComments are off for this post
It was announced earlier today that Idina Menzel will reprise her role as FROZEN’s Elsa in the upcoming video game Kingdom Hearts III! The game, which will be available on Playstation and XBox systems, will be released on January 29, 2019.
Set in a vast array of Disney and Pixar worlds, Kingdom Hearts follows the journey of Sora, a young boy and unknowing heir to a spectacular power. Sora is joined by Donald Duck and Goofy to stop an evil force known as the Heartless from invading and overtaking the universe. Through the power of friendship, Sora, Donald and Goofy unite with iconic Disney-Pixar characters old and new to overcome tremendous challenges and persevere against the darkness threatening their worlds.
Here’s Kingdom Hearts III’s FROZEN trailer. You can hear Idina at 1:28:
September 16 by HeatherComments are off for this post
Idina Menzel attended the National Women’s History Museum’s 7th Annual Women Making History Awards at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on Saturday. Kristen Bell, her FROZEN co-star, was being honored at the event.
Later that day, Idina attended a Rock To Recovery benefit with Aaron:
Idina chatted with Kelly and Ryan about Skintight, Walker’s first sleepaway camp experience, and her wedding last year. Watch the interview above!
Idina also spoke with NY1 recently about Skintight, the perks of being a Disney Queen, her mentors, and her Tony win. Watch that NY1.com. Here’s a short part of the interview where she talks about her upcoming tour with Josh Groban: