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‘Frozen’ star Idina Menzel coming to Kansas City

Idina Menzel is coming to Starlight Theatre on Aug. 16. Tickets go on sale at noon Jan. 27.
Idina Menzel is coming to Starlight Theatre on Aug. 16. Tickets go on sale at noon Jan. 27. Invision/AP

This could be the most wickedly cool concert announcement of the week.

(See what we did there?)

Idina Menzel, the voice behind Elsa in “Frozen” and Elphaba in “Wicked” is scheduled to perform at Starlight on Wednesday, Aug. 16. If you’re up for a road trip, she’ll be in St. Louis the night before.

Menzel performed at Starlight in 2014 and 2015 and at the Kauffman Center in 2011.

Tickets for the Starlight show go on sale at noon, Friday, Jan. 27. Presale is Wednesday, Jan. 18, at According to, the password is IDINA.

The full tour schedule is below:

Idina Menzel 2017 World Tour Dates*

All dates, cities and venues subject to change.

March 29: Osaka, Japan: Osaka Festival Hall

March 30: Nagoya, Japan: Nagoya Shi Kokaido

April 1: Tokyo, Japan: Nippon Budokan

April 7: Uniondale, NY: Nassau Coliseum

April 14: Los Angeles, CA: The Greek Theatre

May 19: Richmond, VA: Altria Theatre

May 20: Atlantic City, NJ: Borgata Resort Spa & Casino- Event Center

May 24: Ft. Lauderdale, FL: Broward Center (Au Rene Theater)

May 25: Clearwater, FL: Ruth Eckerd Hall

May 26: St. Augustine, FL: Saint Augustine Amphitheatre

May 27: Sarasota, FL: Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall

July 7: Mashantucket, CT: The Grand Theater at Foxwoods Resort Casino

July 8: Boston, MA: Blue Hills Bank Pavilion

July 9: Oxon Hill, MD: The Theater at MGM National Harbor

July 11: Pittsburgh, PA: Heinz Hall

July 12: Cleveland, OH: Jacobs Pavilion at Nautica

July 14: Toronto, ON: Sony Centre for the Performing Arts

July 15: Canandaigua, NY: Constellation Brands-Marvin Sands PAC

July 16: Philadelphia, PA: BB&T Pavilion

July 18: Baltimore, MD: Modell Performing Arts Center at The Lyric

July 19: Raleigh, NC: Red Hat Amphitheater

July 21: Charlotte, NC: Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre

July 22: Atlanta, GA: Fox Theatre

July 25: New Orleans, LA: Saenger Theatre

July 26: Sugar Land, TX: Smart Financial Centre

July 28: San Antonio, TX: Tobin Center for the Performing Arts

July 29: Austin, TX: Bass Concert Hall

July 30: Grand Prairie, TX: Verizon Theatre

August 1: Nashville, TN: Ryman Auditorium

August 2: Birmingham, AL: BJCC Concert Hall

August 4: Indianapolis, IN: Murat Theatre at Old National Centre

August 5: Kettering, OH: Fraze Pavilion

August 6: Louisville, KY: Palace Theatre

August 11: Rochester Hills, MI: Meadow Brook Amphitheatre

August 12: Chicago, IL: The Chicago Theatre

August 13: Milwaukee, WI: Riverside Theatre

August 15: St. Louis, MO: Fox Theatre

August 16: Kansas City, MO: Starlight Theatre

August 18: Greenwood Village, CO: Fiddler’s Green Amphitheatre

August 19: Layton, UT: Edward A. Kenley Centennial Amphitheater

August 22: Redmond, WA: Marymoor Park Concerts

August 23: Portland, OR: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall

August 25: Reno, NV: Grand Theatre at The Grand Sierra Resort

August 26: Berkeley, CA: Greek Theatre

August 27: Paso Robles, CA: Vina Robles Amphitheatre

September 1: Temecula, CA: Pechanga Theater

September 2: Las Vegas, NV: The Pearl @ The Palms Casino Resort

September 3: Phoenix, AZ: Comerica Theatre

*European dates will be announced shortly

David Frese: 816-234-4463, @DavidFrese