Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Broadway Box Office, Part 2: ‘Waitress’ Soars With Sara Bareilles; Plays Struggle by Jeremy Gerard

Sara Bareilles’ stint in the title role of Waitress continues to pay dividends for the holdover from last season, which brought her a Tony nomination for the score. Last week the show …

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Wednesday, April 26, 2017

See Sara Bareilles & the Cast of Waitress Celebrate the Piping Hot Hit's First Year on Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

Happy birthday, Waitress! The musical, scored and currently headlined by Grammy and Tony-nominated composer Sara Bareilles, celebrated a year on Broadway on April 24. That's a whole year…

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Waitress Celebrates One Year on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

Sara Bareilles and the cast celebrated the show’s first anniversary April 26 at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre.

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Monday, April 17, 2017

Get These Shots While They're Hot! First Look at Sara Bareilles' Broadway Debut in Waitress by Broadway.com

A dream is a soft place to land for Sara Bareilles! The six-time Grammy nominee and Waitress composer is playing the role of Jenna in her own musical through June 11. Making her Broadway deb…

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Get These Shots While They're Hot! First Look at Sara Bareilles Serving Up a Delicious Debut in Waitress by Broadway.com

A dream is a soft place to land for Sara Bareilles! The six-time Grammy nominee and Waitress composer is playing the role of Jenna in her own musical through June 11. Making her Broadway deb…

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Photo Flash: She's Opened Up! First Look at Sara Bareilles in WAITRESS by BroadwayWorld

Waitress continues on a winning streak at Broadway's Brooks Atkinson Theatre, once again breaking the weekly gross sales record by bringing in 1,381,419.90 for the 8-performance week ending …

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Thursday, April 13, 2017

Shift Change: Betsy Wolfe Will Take Over for Sara Bareilles in Waitress on Broadway by Beth Stevens

Betsy Wolfe is set to don an apron and enter the sugar, butter and flour-filled world of Waitress on Broadway. Wolfe will take on the role of Jenna beginning June 13, taking over for the sho…

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Tuesday, April 11, 2017

‘Waitress’ makes Brooks Atkinson Theatre history by Broadway Briefing

It looks like breaking records is exactly what baking can do. Sara Bareilles‘ musical adaptation Waitress is continuing to rake it in at the box office after the singer/songwriter has …

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Monday, April 10, 2017

VIDEO: WAITRESS Unveils New Highlights of Sara Bareilles, Smashes Records at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre by BroadwayWorld

This week the hit musical Waitress smashed three sales records on Broadway. Plus, the show unveiled brand-new highlights featuring Sara Bareilles in action - check them out below

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Sara Bareilles Is at Home Onstage in Her Broadway Musical Waitress by Andy Lefkowitz

Six-time Grammy nominee Sara Bareilles, who made her Broadway songwriting debut with Waitress, stepped into that musical’s lead role of Jenna on March 31 at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre…

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Saturday, April 1, 2017

Simply Delicious! See Sara Bareilles, Will Swenson & More Take Their First Bows in Waitress by Lindsey Sullivan

She knows what it's like to be attention's sweet center! Tony and Grammy nominee Sara Bareilles made her Broadway dreams come true on March 31. The Waitress composer took the Brooks …

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Watch Sara Bareilles Take to the Streets of NY to Sing “What Baking Can Do” from Waitress by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony Award-nominated Waitress composer/lyricist Sara Bareilles joined the cast of her Broadway musical in the lead role of Jenna on March 31. Before officially taking the stage in her Broadw…

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Friday, March 31, 2017

Broadway.com Culturalist Challenge! Which Songwriters Would You Like to See Star in Their Own Broadway Musicals? by Lindsey Sullivan

The Broadway.com staff is crazy for Culturalist, the website that lets you choose and create your own top 10 lists. Every week, we’re challenging you with a new Broadway-themed topic t…

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Sara Bareilles Begins Performances in Her Own Broadway Musical Waitress by Andy Lefkowitz

Six-time Grammy nominee Sara Bareilles, who made her Broadway songwriting debut with Waitress, steps into that musical’s lead role of Jenna today at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre. Bareil…

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Monday, March 20, 2017

Now on Broadway: 2 Mueller sisters in leading roles by Chris Jones

This week Broadway has a true rarity: Two sisters from Evanston appearing in leading roles in two separate Broadway musicals. But it's only through Sunday. At the Brooks Atkinson Theatre, Je…

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Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Back on the Boards! Tony Nominee Will Swenson to Join Sara Bareilles in Waitress by Lindsey Sullivan

Tony nominee Will Swenson is set to join the cast of Waitress on March 31. He joins the sweet-as-pie musical as the evil (spoiler!) Earl, Jenna's husband. Earl is currently played by Wil…

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Theater News: Will Swenson to Join Cast of Broadway's Waitress

Sara Bareilles and Jessie Nelson's Tony-nominated musical continues at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre.

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Friday, February 24, 2017

The Doctor Is in! Chris Diamantopoulos to Join Sara Bareilles in Waitress by Kathy Henderson

There’s a new gynecologist in town: TV favorite Chris Diamantopoulos will join the cast of Waitress on March 31 as Dr. Pomatter opposite incoming leading lady and composer Sara Bareill…

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Thursday, February 16, 2017

Sara Bareilles Will Star in Her Own Musical Waitress on Broadway by Ryan McPhee

Five-time Grammy nominee Sara Bareilles will make her Broadway acting debut when she steps into her musical Waitress next month, according to The New York Times. She’ll play the l…

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Thursday, January 26, 2017

The Cherry on Top for Waitress: Sara Bareilles’ Musical Recoups on Broadway by Ryan McPhee

Don’t worry, Waitress can pick up the tab. The production recouped its $12 million investment, becoming the second musical from the 2015-16 season to turn a profit (following Hamilton)…

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Broadway’s Hit ‘Waitress’ Recoups $12M In 10 Months by Jeremy Gerard

Give the pie a gold medal: Waitress, the musical that marked the Broadway debut of singer-songwriter Sara Bareilles, has recouped its $12 million capitalization after less than 10 months, pr…

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Saturday, December 31, 2016

Year in Review: Jonathan Baz’s top shows of 2016 by Jonathan Baz

In a year that brought seismic political changes, alongside the tragic deaths of a huge number of talented artists, the showbiz talents of the world continued to turn out first class gigs.&#…

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Monday, December 19, 2016

Joe Cassidy Tapped for Sara Bareilles' Waitress on Broadway by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Joe Cassidy will be cooking up a storm in Broadway's Waitress. The Main Stem alum is set to take on the role of Cal, the curmudgeonly diner chef, from this January through February 12, r…

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Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Jessie Mueller Sets Departure Date From Waitress on Broadway by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Everything changes. Jessie Mueller is set to play her final performance as Jenna in Broadway's Waitress on March 26, 2017; her replacement will be announced soon. The show is currently b…

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Monday, November 14, 2016

Broadway Grosses: Kinky Boots Hits a Box Office Spike as It Enters the Land of Todrick by Ryan McPhee

YouTube sensation Todrick Hall is back on Broadway, and he's here to raise the grosses up for the long-running Kinky Boots. In Hall's second week of performances, the Tony-winning mu…

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Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Photos: Waitress Karaoke With Sara Bareilles by Hannah Vine

The Tony-nominated songwriter hosted a post-show karaoke at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre.

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Monday, November 7, 2016

Photos: Hugh Jackman, Zac Efron, and Lea Michele Visit Waitress by Hannah Vine

The actors got a taste of what’s inside The Brooks Atkinson Theatre November 5.

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Piping Hot! Hugh Jackman & Zac Efron Visit Broadway's Waitress by Lindsey Sullivan

Things were heating up at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre on November 5! Tony winner Hugh Jackman as well as High School Musical and Hairspray hunk Zac Efron finally got their fill of Waitress a…

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Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Sara Bareilles Will Host Cast Album Karaoke Night at Waitress by Michael Gioia

The Tony-nominated songwriter will host a post-show karaoke at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre.

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Monday, October 24, 2016

Broadway Grosses: Josh Groban Makes a Fiery Debut as Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812 Begins Performances by Ryan McPhee

The Great Comet has landed. In its first week of previews, Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812 joined the Millionaire's Club on the Great White Way. The new musical, starring Jos…

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Monday, October 17, 2016

Youngest Female Conductor Makes Broadway History at ‘Waitress’ by Amy Sapp

Burgeoning theatrical talent Madeline Smith has made theatrical history at the hit musical, Waitress — all while wielding a baton in hand. On October 14 at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre,…

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