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TRIBECA TALKS: STORYTELLERS - IDINA MENZEL
Idina Menzel has trail blazed a career in film, television and theater. Starting at the inception of stage shows, she has made not only made roles iconic, but has also performed in a variety of mediums and showcased her abilities as a songwriter.She discusses her career with esteemed film, broadway and theater producer Marc Platt.
Idina Menzel’s diverse career traverses stage, film, television and music. She was in the original Broadway cast of Rent and also starred in the 2005 film adaptation. Menzel was most recently seen on Broadway in the original production If/Then, which earned her a third Tony nomination. She gained widespread popularity voicing Elsa in the 2013 hit Disney film Frozen. Menzel co-founded the A BroaderWay Foundation in 2010, which offers girls from underserved communities an outlet for creativity through arts-centered programs. In 2014, Menzel was recognized as one of Variety Magazine’s Power of Women honorees for her work with the organization.