The Strand, London
Previewed: 8 February 2019
Opened: 7 March 2019
Booking to: 19 October 2019
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Nearest Tube: Charing Cross or Covent Garden
Monday at 7.30pm
Tuesday at 7.30pm
Wednesday at 2.30pm and 7.30pm
Thursday at 7.30pm
Friday at 7.30pm
Saturday at 2.30pm and 7.30pm
Sunday no shows
Runs ? hours and ? minutes
£? to £?
(plus booking fees if applicable)
The West End transfer of the hit Broadway musical Waitress in London starring Katharine McPhee
Jenna Hunterson is a waitress, and expert pie maker, who dreams of a way out of her small town and loveless marriage. During a baking contest the town’s new doctor may offer her a chance at a fresh start but, while her fellow waitresses offer their own recipes for happiness, Jenna must summon the strength and courage to rebuild her own life.
This stage musical is suitable for ages 10 and above.
The cast features Katharine McPhee as 'Jenna Hunterson' along with Jack McBrayer as 'Ogie', Marisha Wallace as 'Becky', Laura Baldwin as 'Dawn', Peter Hannah as 'Earl' and David Hunter as 'Dr. Pomatter.
Directed by Diane Paulus with choreography by Lorin Latarro, set designs by Scott Pask, costumes by Suttirat Larlarb, lighting by Christopher Akerlind and sound by Jonathan Deans.
Waitress the stage musical is based upon the 2007 motion picture written by Adrienne Shelley, the musical is written by Jessie Nelson with music and lyrics by Sara Bareilles.
Katharine McPhee played the role of 'Jenna Hunterson' for four months on Broadway. Her other credits including playing the role of 'Karen Cartwright' in NBC's 2012 musical drama television series Smash. Diane Paulus' London credits include Cirque du Soleil's Amaluna at the Royal Albert Hall in 2016 and 2017, and the 2010 revival of Hair the Musical at the Gielgud Theatre.
The musical Waitress in London at the Adelphi Theatre previewed from 8 February 2019 and opened on 7 March 2019.