Sara Bareilles’ hit musical is opening up on Broadway! This uplifting story of Jenna, a waitress and pie-maker who dreams of an escape from her small town and unhappy marriage, runs at the Barrymore Theatre for a limited season.
The diner re-opens on BroadwaySara Bareilles’ Tony Award nominated musical Waitress returns to Broadway for a strictly limited season, bringing this charming story of friendship, self-belief and baking to the Barrymore Theatre.
Inspired by the film of the same name, Waitress is the story of Jenna, who works at the local diner and dreams up incredible pie recipes for her customers. Stuck in a toxic marriage and with a baby on the way, Jenna’s ticket out of town appears in the form of a baking competition and an unexpected romance.
Waitress has all the ingredients of a feel-good hit: catchy and heart warming songs from Sara Bareilles including “She Used to Be Mine” and “When He Sees Me”; direction from Tony Award winner Diane Paulus (Pippin) and a funny, uplifting book by Jessie Nelson.
Sara Bareilles reprises the role of Jenna through October 17, with Jennifer Nettles taking on the role from October 18 - November 24. Further casting includes Maiesha McQueen and Ashley Blanchet as Jenna’s friends, Becky and Dawn.
Returning to New York for a strictly limited season, don’t miss out on Waitress tickets - the diner is open to audiences until January 9 2022.