Today Menzel makes her debut with the Houston Symphony. Expect to hear soaring renditions of Rents No Day But Today and Wickeds Defying Gravity, along with a few surprises (such as Willie Nelsons You Were Always on My Mind). And yes, shell chat up the audience with Glee gossip and Broadway backstage stories. 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m. Sunday. Jones Hall, 615 Louisiana. For information, call 713-224-7575 or visit www.houstonsymphony.org. $35 to $139.
Oct. 14-16, 2011