Idina Kim Menzel is an American actress, singer and songwriter. Nominated for three Tony Awards, of which she has won one, Menzel is known for her powerful mezzo-soprano voice and signature belting technique. Achieving success in stage, film, television and music, she is one of the most prolific Broadway performers of her generation. Menzel rose to prominence as a stage actress when she originated the role of Maureen Johnson in the Broadway musical Rent, her Broadway debut. Her performance got her nominated for the Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical. After appearing in several smaller-scale stage and Off-Broadway productions, she originated the role of Elphaba Thropp in the Broadway musical Wicked in 2003, a performance for which she received critical acclaim, being awarded the Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical. The popularity of Menzel's character earned her a devoted following among theatre enthusiasts.
|Born:||May 30, 1971, New York City, U.S.|
|Alma mater:||Tisch School of Arts|
|Occupation:||Actress, singer, songwriter|
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About Idina Menzel
Actress who originated the roles of Maureen in Rent and Elphaba in Wicked. For the latter performance, she received a 2004 Tony Award. She also voiced the character Elsa in the 2013 Disney film Frozen, providing vocals on the Academy Award winning song "Let It Go."
Idina Menzel Before Fame
During her teenage years, she sang at bar mitzvahs and weddings. She later graduated from New York University's famed Tisch School of the Arts.
Achievement of Idina Menzel
She reprised her role as Maureen in the 2005 film Rent and she portrayed Nancy in the 2007 feature Enchanted.
Idina Menzel Family Life
Associations of Idina Menzel
She appeared on Glee alongside actress Lea Michele.
Information related to Idina Menzel
- Circle in the Square Theatre School alumni
- American mezzo-sopranos
- Hollywood Records artists
- Jewish American songwriters
- Songwriters from New Jersey
- Singers from New Jersey
- Actresses from New Jersey
- Jewish feminists
- American video game actresses
- Feminist musicians
- Jewish American actresses