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Idina Menzel

AWARDS SEASON 2018: Drama League Award-Winners

May 19, 2018 // 0 Comments

The Drama League Awards have been awarded and critical favorites The Band’s Visit and My Fair Lady received the coveted Outstanding Production and Revival awards! As previously announced, Idina Menzel was this year’s recipient of the Distinguished Achievement in Musical Theatre, Casey Nicholaw the recipient of Founders Award for Excellence ...

The Reviews for IF/THEN are In…

March 31, 2014 // 0 Comments

The reviews for If/Then are officially out — if you like Idina Menzel, then you’ll probably like this.  On the whole, though, the critics are fussy about this new musical.  Some say the plot is too simple, maybe even unoriginal, while the message is muddy and unclear.  It seems the critics just expect more from writers Tom Kitt and Brian ...

President Barack Obama on Broadway musicals

July 20, 2010 // 4 Comments

Yesterday, the Obama family welcomed Broadway to the White house in an event hosted by Nathan Lane, which featured performances by Idina Menzel, Audra McDonald and Brian d’Arcy James, among others. The President opened the event with a reflection on musical theatre’s national significance: “Now there’s nothing quite like the power ...