Idina Menzel in Vancouver

Comments 77 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Idina Menzel is coming to The Centre for Performing Arts this week, on Friday, June 1, 2012. This Tony Award-winning actress, singer, and songwriter will be kicking off her North American tour with this Vancouver show.

Idina won her Tony for playing Elphaba in the Broadway production of Wicked, she has played Maureen in Rent, and she has a recurring role on Glee. Her performance will be comprised of classics, fresh spins on contemporary song, as well as original music.

This March she released a CD and DVD for “Idina Menzel Live: Barefoot at the Symphony” which was led by composer/conductor Marvin Hamlisch, and filmed at The Royal Conservatory’s Koerner Hall in Toronto.

Tickets for Idina Menzel in Vancouver are on sale now for $49.50-$99.50. From here, she will tour through Seattle, Portland, throughout California, the Midwest, and make her way to New York.

If you would like to catch Idina’s performance, I have 2 pairs of tickets that you an enter to win, here’s how:

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RT to enter to win 1 of 2 pairs of tickets to see @idinamenzel live from @miss604

I will draw 2 winners (who will each receive a pair of tickets to the Vancouver show on June 1st) at 12:00pm on Wednesday, May 30, 2012. This is an all ages show.

Update The winners are Natalie & @MelanieHoken!

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  1. Melissa RatcliffMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 2:39pm PDT


  2. AJMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 2:40pm PDT

    Would loveeee to see her live.

  3. tanya ciMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 2:42pm PDT

    Love her voice!

  4. AndyMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 2:42pm PDT

    Oh please let me win this!! Would be such a good present for my lady =D

  5. DotMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 2:43pm PDT

    Would love to win this prize!

  6. LynnetteMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 2:44pm PDT

    Idina is amazing!

  7. BrendaMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 2:47pm PDT

    Sounds like a great show!

  8. ValMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 2:49pm PDT

    Would love to see Idina live.

  9. JessicaMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 2:51pm PDT

    I’ve been a fan of hers since Rent! I love her voice and her work, and it would be amazing to see her!

  10. TeresaMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 2:52pm PDT

    Great to hear people who actually sing & aren’t relying on auto tune!

  11. PatriaMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 2:57pm PDT

    I love her voice! Would LOVE to see her perform live!!

  12. SandraMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 3:02pm PDT

    I absolutely fell in love with Idina Menzel when she was in Wicked. She’s pretty good as Rachel’s mom on Glee as well. What a treat it would be to hear her amazing voice live.

  13. Tyler MillsMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 3:19pm PDT

    I saw her in ‘Wicked’ and she’s amazing.

  14. JadeMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 3:23pm PDT

    OMG! Yes please!

  15. ShawnMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 3:23pm PDT

    She is wonderfuly and wickedly talented. Superstar!!!!!!!!

  16. AliceMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 3:27pm PDT

    She’s an amazing singer and I had the pleasure to listen to her live concert music on the plane last week! I would love to see her live 🙂

  17. LindaMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 3:46pm PDT

    Would love to hear Idina sing some songs from Wicked live!!!

  18. DebbieMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 3:47pm PDT

    This would be amazing show to see!!!!!!!!!!

  19. ChelleMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 3:51pm PDT

    Would love to see her in concert!

  20. VaniaMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 4:10pm PDT

    Idina Menzel? Is that for real? Pick me, pick me!

  21. NatalieMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 4:11pm PDT

    I would love to see her live. Her most recent CD is AMAZING!

  22. Alyssa Sy de JesusMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 4:30pm PDT

    Can Idina’s voice only be done justice when it’s heard live? Would sure like to find out!

  23. MarissaMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 4:43pm PDT

    Love Idina!

  24. MelanieMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 4:43pm PDT

    Would love to go and see her! Her voice is incredible…

  25. emmaMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 4:46pm PDT

    Idina is one of my biggest role models.

  26. 604munchiesMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 4:54pm PDT

    AHH!! I didn’t even realize she was coming to town! Would love to win this 🙂

  27. Candice CMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 5:20pm PDT

    Oh I would LOVE to see her!! I am a huge fan!! And her hubby isn’t too bad on the eyes either :p lol

  28. RachelMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 5:35pm PDT

    Would love to hear her live!

  29. GeraldMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 5:39pm PDT

    Fantastic singer1

  30. JULIEMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 5:43pm PDT

    I would love to attend this show!

  31. yvonneMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 5:45pm PDT

    Amazing voice and adorable family.

  32. IvyMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 7:07pm PDT

    Yes, I really hope I am lucky this time

  33. JenMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 7:13pm PDT

    Yes, I really want tickets! 🙂

  34. HolyMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 7:14pm PDT

    I am in love with her beautiful voice

  35. AnneMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 7:52pm PDT

    What a voice! I would love to go see her

  36. lucMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 8:11pm PDT

    I’d be happy to attend the show.

  37. AmyMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 8:22pm PDT

    I would absolutely love to win these tickets!

  38. CaitlinMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 8:23pm PDT

    I would like to win 🙂

  39. CarlyMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 8:41pm PDT

    LOVE her!

  40. karenMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 9:19pm PDT

    would love to win!

  41. AriMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 9:23pm PDT

    Love Idina! Would love to take my Mom.

  42. CherannMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 9:35pm PDT

    Idina Menzel is such an inspiration and it would be such an experience to watch her sing live. My favorites of hers is Rent & Wicked <3 Not only her vocals and performances are amazing, but she seems so down to earth and a beautiful person inside and out

  43. EdMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 10:25pm PDT

    She is fantastic

  44. Katie PMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 11:33pm PDT

    would love to win!

  45. NancyMonday, May 28th, 2012 — 11:43pm PDT

    Love her! She’s amazing.

  46. StotesTuesday, May 29th, 2012 — 8:49am PDT

    This would be awesome!!

  47. Emilia TTuesday, May 29th, 2012 — 8:57am PDT

    I saw her in Rent in Vancouver years ago. It was awesome I bought the soundtrack. She was brilliant.

  48. RoTuesday, May 29th, 2012 — 9:30am PDT

    Huge fan of hers! Would love to see her live. 🙂

  49. DebraTuesday, May 29th, 2012 — 9:39am PDT

    What a treat that she is touring Vancouver! Would love to see her in concert!!

  50. Sarah NTuesday, May 29th, 2012 — 9:56am PDT

    I would be Wickedly Gleeful to win this!

  51. ChristinaTuesday, May 29th, 2012 — 9:58am PDT

    I am a huge fan of hers! Her voice is amazing!

  52. Desmond H.Tuesday, May 29th, 2012 — 10:36am PDT

    I would welcome the opportunity to see her perform live! It would be a fantastic experience. A beautiful voice can lift the spirits and inspire oneself.

  53. Jasmine LTuesday, May 29th, 2012 — 10:37am PDT

    Would love to see Idina live!

  54. JanTuesday, May 29th, 2012 — 10:57am PDT

    great giveaway

  55. SanazTuesday, May 29th, 2012 — 11:33am PDT

    I’d love to see her live

  56. NainaTuesday, May 29th, 2012 — 11:57am PDT

    It would be terrific to see a legend live!

  57. AmyTuesday, May 29th, 2012 — 2:01pm PDT

    would love to see her!

  58. Tiffany W.Tuesday, May 29th, 2012 — 3:35pm PDT

    I would love to see her! I wish I could have seen her in the original Wicked performance

  59. timTuesday, May 29th, 2012 — 3:38pm PDT

    amazing as elpheba!!! wicked is my fav musical.

  60. YvetteTuesday, May 29th, 2012 — 3:51pm PDT

    She’s awesome!

  61. StephanieTuesday, May 29th, 2012 — 4:30pm PDT

    My friend and I were just talking about Idina Menzel last day. I don’t remember how our conversation got to that topic but all I know is that she’s completely amazing

  62. ChristineTuesday, May 29th, 2012 — 4:34pm PDT

    Would love to go!

  63. CecilTuesday, May 29th, 2012 — 6:15pm PDT

    Beautiful voice indeed. Would love to see her

  64. KevinTuesday, May 29th, 2012 — 6:50pm PDT

    Ever since listening to the original Wicked, I would love to see her in person!

  65. Sandra W.Tuesday, May 29th, 2012 — 9:59pm PDT

    This would be an amazing concert. Would love to go to it!

  66. JasonWednesday, May 30th, 2012 — 11:33am PDT

    Would love to go with my friend.

  67. KathrynWednesday, May 30th, 2012 — 11:37am PDT

    Being green has never looked as good as it did on Elphaba in Wicked.

  68. PuckWednesday, May 30th, 2012 — 11:44am PDT

    I’d love to see her!

  69. BrianWednesday, May 30th, 2012 — 11:44am PDT

    She’s amazing. Wicked is my favorite musical

  70. rinoWednesday, May 30th, 2012 — 11:55am PDT

    I’d love to see her live!

  71. taniaWednesday, May 30th, 2012 — 11:55am PDT

    Would love to go!

  72. MayWednesday, May 30th, 2012 — 11:56am PDT

    I would like to go

  73. MyrnaPWednesday, May 30th, 2012 — 11:58am PDT

    I would love to go!

  74. Ximena CachoWednesday, May 30th, 2012 — 3:53pm PDT

    It would be Wicked to see Idina sing live !!!

  75. AllieWednesday, May 30th, 2012 — 5:33pm PDT

    I love her voice and would love to see the concert!

  76. MarianneWednesday, May 30th, 2012 — 10:35pm PDT

    Strong and sultry voice!

  77. EvaThursday, May 31st, 2012 — 10:39am PDT

    Would love to see her!

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