By Andrew Gans
28 Feb 2012
In a statement the Tony-winning actress said, "I am so thrilled to be going back on tour this summer. I am eager to reconnect with my audience, perform my favorite songs and explore some exciting new material."
Tickets for the tour will go on sale March 3 at 10 AM by visiting www.idinamenzel.com.
The current tour itinerary follows:
June 2 Seattle at The Paramount Theatre
June 3 Portland at the Keller Auditorium
June 5 Modesto, CA, at Gallo Center for the Arts
June 7 San Francisco at Davies Symphony Hall
June 9 Santa Rosa at Wells Fargo Center for the Arts
June 10 Las Vegas at Reynolds Hall at the Smith Center
June 12 San Antonio at Majestic Theater
June 13 Dallas at Music Hall at Fair Park
June 14 Austin at Long Center for the Performing Arts
June 16 Nashville at The Woods Amphitheater at Fontanel
June 17 St. Louis at Peabody Opera House
June 19 Kansas City at The Midland by AMC
June 20 Milwaukee at Marcus Center for the Performing Arts
June 22 Des Moines at Civic Center
June 23 Columbus at Bi-Centennial Stage at the Columbus Commons Stage
June 24 Indianapolis at Clowes Memorial Hall
June 26 Midland, MI, at Midland Center for the Arts
June 27 Detroit at Detroit Opera House
June 29 Richmond, VA, at Carpenter Theater
June 30 Philadelphia at Mann Center
July 7 Minneapolis at Orpheum Theater
July 8 Chicago at Ravinia
Aug. 3 Washington, DC at Wolf Trap
Oct. 29 New York at Carnegie Hall
Menzel won a Tony Award for Leading Actress in a Musical for her work as Elphaba in Wicked; she also opened the London production of that hit musical. Menzel created the role of Maureen in the original Broadway company of Rent, and her other theatrical credits include the City Center Encores! production of Hair, Manhattan Theatre Club's The Wild Party, the Public Theater's See What I Wanna See and the benefit Funny Girl concert. Menzel's screen credits include "Glee," "Ask the Dust," "Rent" and "Enchanted."
For more information visit www.idinamenzel.com.