DISNEY+ DEBUTS OFFICIAL TRAILER FOR UPCOMING DOCUMENTARY ON TONY AWARD(R) WINNING ICON “IDINA MENZEL: WHW WAY TO THE STAGE?”
Key Art now available
The original film premieres on December 9, only on Disney+
BURBANK, Calif. (November 9, 2022) Today, Disney+ released the official trailer and key art for the upcoming documentary “Idina Menzel: Which Way to the Stage?” The intimate and inspiring documentary from Disney Branded Television and Ideal Partners follows the beloved actress and singer on her journey to fulfill a lifelong dream of headlining Madison Square Garden. Get an in-depth look at Idina Menzel as you’ve never seen her before when the film premieres December 9, only on Disney+.
Beloved Tony Award(R)-winning actress and singer Idina Menzel’s many triumphs include iconic Broadway roles in productions of “Rent” and “Wicked” as well as the legendary voice of Elsa in Disney’s “Frozen.” Yet one dream goal has eluded her grasp: to headline a concert at world-famous Madison Square Garden in her hometown of New York City. “Idina Menzel: Which Way to the Stage?” filmmaker Anne McCabe captures Menzel on a 16-show national tour as she juggles the challenges of being a working mother with a grueling travel schedule, all while preparing to finally realize her dream.
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ABOUT IDEAL PARTNERS
IDEAL PARTNERS is an independent film and television production company based in NYC. Current projects include: a feature film biography of iconic choreographer ALVIN AILEY, directed by Barry Jenkins and distributed by Searchlight; THE LIBRARIANS, a feature-length documentary about book banning in Texas, directed by Kim Snyder; a drama series based on a New Yorker article in development with AMC and produced with Blumhouse TV; THE GIRL WITH SEVEN NAMES, a documentary film about North Korean human rights abuses and defectors; a comedy series inspired by the life of fashion designer Peter Som. Previous projects include the documentary HOUSE OF Z; and feature films STANGE WEATHER; MISTER & PETE’s inevitable defeat; DIRTY GIRL. www.idealpartners.co
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Disney Branded Television encompasses the creative storytellers and production and content marketing teams responsible for Disney-branded television series, movies and other programming spanning live-action, animated and unscripted formats. The group operates the Disney+ streaming platform and Disney Channel, Disney XD and Disney Junior linear networks with content aimed at children, tweens, teenagers and families, with stories that are imaginative, ambitious and reflect their world and experiences. Projects include “High School Musical: The Musical: The Series,” “Monsters at Work,” “The Mysterious Benedict Society” and “Marvel’s Spidey and his Amazing Friends.” Disney Branded Television has created some of the most iconic and award-winning properties and franchises, including the Peabody Award winners “Doc McStuffins” and “The Owl House”; Emmy Award winners “Big City Greens” and “Elena of Avalor”; the beloved “Mickey Mouse” cartoon shorts plus the Disney Channel Original Movie (DCOM) series, which consists of more than 100 titles.