Waitress

Opening: 8th February 2019

Booking Period: 25th May 2019

Show Times: Monday-Saturday 19:30, Wednesday & Saturday 14:30

Running Time: TBC

Venue: Adelphi Theatre

Website: www.waitressthemusical.co.uk

Social Media: Twitter, Facebook, Instagram & YouTube

 

The Show

Waitress is a musical by Sara Bareilles with music by Bareilles and Jessie Nelson, and it is based on the 2007 movie by the same name.  The musical debuted in Cambridge, Massachusetts in August 2015 before it opened on Broadway in March 2016.  The show follows the story of a waitress, Jenna Hunterson, and her bid to escape her abusive husband by winning the prize at a pie-making contest.  The musical is opening in the West End in February 2019.

 

The Cast

Leading and Supporting

Katharine McPhee as Jenna

Marisha Wallace as Becky

Laura Baldwin as Dawn

David Hunter as Dr Pomatter

Peter Hannah as Earl

Jack McBrayer as Ogie

Further casting to be announced

 

Visiting Information

Waitress will be showing at the Adelphi Theatre from February 2019.  The Adelphi opened in 1806 as a venue for musicals and pantomimes and became famous for its productions of melodramas.  The third and current theatre was opened in 1930 with Art Deco features.

The Adelphi Theatre is owned by Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Really Useful Theatre Group.  The best place to buy tickets for Waitress is through their website.  For more information on your visit to the Adelphi, read our guide.