July 8, 2014 11:28 am
Updated: July 8, 2014 11:55 am

Idina Menzel to sing anthem at MLB All-Star Game

Idina Menzel, pictured in June 2014.

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NEW YORK — Idina Menzel is bringing Broadway to baseball.

The Tony-winning performer will sing the national anthem at the MLB All-Star Game on July 15 in Minneapolis. Menzel will also perform during the pre-game ceremony, including a cover of Bob Dylan’s “Forever Young.”

The game will be held at Target Field, where country singer Joe Nichols will sing “God Bless America.”

MLB All-Star week will also include a Saturday concert by Grammy-winning rockers Imagine Dragons at the TCF Bank Stadium.

A day later, Panic! At the Disco will perform at the All-Star Legends & Celebrity Softball Game at Target Field.

Singer-songwriter Aloe Blacc will hit the stage at the Home Run Derby on July 14.

 

Global News

© The Associated Press, 2014

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