Josh Groban, Idina Menzel announce Salt Lake City concert

Josh Groban, shown in this file photo, will perform with Idina Menzel at Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City on Oct. 29, it was announced Monday.

Renowned singers Josh Groban and Idina Menzel will perform in Salt Lake City later this year, it was announced Monday.

The concert will take place Oct. 29 at 7 p.m. at Vivint Smart Home Arena as part of the “Josh Groban: Bridges Tour” this fall, which is set to begin Oct. 18 in Georgia and end Nov. 18 in New York.

Groban is an internationally acclaimed singer, songwriter and actor who has received four Grammy nominations for pop vocal performances and albums including his song “You Raise Me Up” and Christmas album “Noel.” The artist has made appearances in several films and TV shows, including “Crazy, Stupid Love,” “Muppets Most Wanted” and NBC’s “The Office,” and is currently filming new Netflix series “The Good Cop.”

“I can’t wait to get back on the road and play old and new songs for my fans,” Groban said in a release from AEG Presents and Postfontaine. “It’s the thing I most look forward to: creating a show each tour that gives everyone there, including me, an experience they want to hold on to.”

Menzel is a Tony-winning recording artist and actress known for voicing the role of Elsa in Disney’s “Frozen” and performing Oscar-winning song “Let It Go” in the movie. Menzel has released five studio albums to date and played several prominent roles onstage, including Elphaba in “Wicked,” Maureen in “Rent” and Elizabeth in “If/Then.” She has also performed in notable roles in film and on TV, including Nancy in Disney’s “Enchanted” and Shelby Corcoran in “Glee.”

“So excited to join my friend, the supremely talented Josh Groban, on tour. We’ve done some great things together in the past, but this will top them all,” Menzel said in the release. “And most importantly, can’t wait to reunite with friends and fans everywhere.”

Each ticket purchased online will include a CD or digital copy of Groban’s eighth studio album, which is scheduled for release later this year.

Tickets to the concert will go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. at ticketmaster.com and by phone at 1-800-745-3000. A presale for Citi card members will take place Tuesday at 10 a.m. through Thursday at 10 a.m. through Citi’s Private Pass program.

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