It's the news that Australian fans have been waiting for – Idina Menzel has confirmed she is on her way to Australia, to perform at the Festival Theatre in Adelaide.
Idina will be performing in concert on June 22nd 2013, with the 55 piece Adelaide Art Orchestra and will headline the closing weekend of 2013 Adelaide Cabaret Festival.
There has been no confirmation of performances in other states, or further concert dates yet, but if / when the news breaks, you'll hear it first from Theatre People.
Menzel is best known for her Tony Award-winning performance as 'Elphaba' in the blockbuster Wicked on Broadway, and in her Tony-nominated role as 'Maureen' in Rent.
Her other credits include two Drama Desk nominations for her roles in The Wild Party and See What I Wanna See. Menzel has also appeared on Broadway in Funny Girl and Off-Broadway in The Vagina Monologues. In 2006, she opened and reprised her starring role in Wicked on the West End.
Tickets are on sale now, through Bass: http://www.bass.net.au