Waitress at Adelphi Theatre tickets
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About the show

Six-time Grammy Award-nominee Sara Bareilles brings her smash-hit Broadway musical Waitress to the West End, transferring to London’s Adelphi Theatre. Garnering rave reviews from audiences and critics alike, the delicious production originally opened at the Brooks Atkinson Theater in 2016, where it continues to play to packed-out audiences. Catch the show at the Adelphi Theatre from 8 February.

Based on Adrienne Shelly’s 2007 film, Waitress is the sumptuous story of Jenna, a pie-maker who longs to escape her small town and loveless marriage. When a baking contest arises nearby, she is presented with the perfect opportunity. That is, until she finds out that she is no longer baking for one…

With songs such as “Bad Idea”, “It Only Takes a Taste”, “You Matter to Me” and “She Used to Be Mine”, this emotional, heart-warming and endearingly funny musical features music and lyrics by Sara Bareilles, who is the popular writer of songs such as “Love Song” and “Brave”.

Broadway star Jessie Mueller originally starred as Jenna, with a cast including Drew Gehling, Kimiko Glenn, Keala Settle and award-winner Christopher Fitzgerald. Since then, various stars have taken on the lead role, including Katherine McPhee, Betsy Wolfe and Sara Bareilles herself.

For The West End run, Lucie Jones (Legally Blonde) currently plays the starring role of Jenna. Joining her on stage are Strictly Come Dancing star and YouTuber Joe Sugg as Ogie, Eugenius! alumnus Laura Baldwin as Dawn, Sandra Marvin as Becky, Andrew Boyer as Old Joe, Tamlyn Henderson as Earl and David Hunter playing Dr. Pomatter. The part of Lulu will be shared by Arabella Duffy and Fifi Christophers. The cast also features Kelly Agbowu, Cindy Belliot, Leanne Pinder, Piers Bate, Nathaniel Morrison, Michael Hamway, Stephen Leask, Sarah O'Connor, Chris McGuigan, Olivia Moore and Charlotte Riby.

With a book by Jessie Nelson, the production is billed to be the first West End musical to feature an all-female creative team, with direction by Diane Paulus (Pippin) and choreography by Lorin Latarro (Les Liaisons Dangereuses).

Nominated for multiple Tony and Drama Desk Awards, Waitress is the divine musical about love, loss and passion. Receiving its UK premiere at the Adelphi Theatre, the show runs from 8 February 2019, with a press night on 7 March 2019.

Recommended for

Those who have always wanted to see the Broadway show now have a chance to catch it in the West End! A must-see for all musical lovers, Waitress is guaranteed to capture the imaginations of all theatregoers.

Age Recommendations: Recommended 12+

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Dates and times

Running time: 2 hours 30 mins (including interval)
Opened: 08 Feb 2019
Press night: 07 Mar 2019
Booking from: 13 Nov 2019
Booking until: 28 Mar 2020

Next available performances

Wednesday 13 Nov 20192:30pm7:30pm
Thursday 14 Nov 2019--7:30pm
Friday 15 Nov 2019--7:30pm
Saturday 16 Nov 20192:30pm7:30pm
Monday 18 Nov 2019--7:30pm
Tuesday 19 Nov 2019--7:30pm
Wednesday 20 Nov 20192:30pm--

Location and map

Adelphi Theatre
409-412 Strand
London, WC2R 0NS

1504 Reviews Add review

This was my third time seeing Waitress and it was incredible this particular trip. I finally got to see Laura Baldwin’s Dawn and she... More

aimeelucas 18 reviews, 0 helpful votes

Third slice of the pie, and still as delicious as ever! The new casting is great, although took some time to settle into American accents.... More

stephensmith3 31 reviews, 1 helpful vote

The music is beautiful, the story is good, the whole show is comedic and the actors and especially the actresses were amazing! It wasn't... More

feliciaburger 154cm, 4 reviews, 0 helpful votes

I don't know where to start. This show was so much better than I had expected. I still can't get over how funny it is! Every actor... More

samanthan3 3 reviews, 0 helpful votes

My favourite. I’ve seen it 8 times now and every time it gets better and better. So much heart and joy in this show, it breaks your... More

westendamie 5”2, 15 reviews, 0 helpful votes

This was my fourth visit to the diner taking my mum and sister for the first time. We had the absolute joy of Sarah O’Connor as Jenna... More

bethf1 14 reviews, 0 helpful votes

This was my second time seeing Waitress and what can I say, it gets better and better the more times I see it. Lucie Jones was utterly... More

AbbyS 5”6, 5 reviews, 0 helpful votes

Firstly, let me state that I was taken kicking and screaming to see this show as it was not on my list to see... how WRONG was I! This... More

andysargeant 5'10, 10 reviews, 0 helpful votes

Absolutely incredible! The music gave me chills, and parts were so emotional that I was close to tears! The cast were incredible, especially... More

nicolepeto1 5"7, 78 reviews, 0 helpful votes