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From bar mitzvah singer to Mizner Park

From bar mitzvah singer to Mizner Park

When she was a teen singing at bar mitzvahs and weddings, 44-year-old singer Idina Menzel only dreamed of starring in concert like her idol Barbra Streisand. More than 25 years later, Menzel has arrived as a bona fide concert star, performing in concert July 26 at Mizner Park Amphitheatre in Boca Raton as part of a national and worldwide tour through September. After receiving critical acclaim from audiences and critics alike since she made her debut on Broadway in "Rent" (1996), Menzel has a meteoric rise as an artist in a few short years as Streisand did in the late 60s. Many of Menzel's Jewish fans feel that she is the next big Jewish icon in music, much like Bette...

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