Thursday, October 5, 2017

Owners of Ellen’s Stardust Diner Reach Agreement with Union by Adam Hetrick

Owners of the diner have agreed to offer immediate and full reinstatement to 31 employees who were fired over the past year.

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Singing Waiters, Once Fired, Will Hit the Red Vinyl Stage Again by Sarah Maslin Nir

After a yearlong fight between management and workers at Ellen’s Stardust Diner, near Times Square, the workers who were fired are being allowed to return.

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Tony Winner John Cullum Joins WAITRESS as 'Joe' Tonight by BroadwayWorld

Tonight, October 5, 2017, Tony Award winner John Cullum will join the Broadway musical Waitress in the role of Joe, the cantankerous owner of Joe's Pie Diner, home to the titular pie-maker's…

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John Cullum Joins the Company of Waitress on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Broadway legend John Cullum returns to Broadway on October 5 when he joins the cast of Waitress at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre. Cullum steps into the role of Joe, the cantankerous owner of J…

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Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Fired Stardust Family United Employees Will Sing Again? by BroadwayWorld

In a major victory for the singing servers at Ellen's Stardust Diner, their former employer has reached an agreement with their solidarity union, Stardust Family United, and the National Lab…

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Tuesday, October 3, 2017

‘Angel Face’ at Film Society Lincoln Center, New York by Blouin Artinfo

“Angel Face” will be screened at Film Society Lincoln Center, New York.“Angel Face” was released in 1953. It is an American black-and-white film. The noir was directed by Otto Premin…

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Friday, September 29, 2017

RULES FOR LIVING Royal, Northampton & Touring by Libby Purves and Friends

A FAMILY SITCOM UPS ITS GAME…   I didn’t much rate its premiere at the National in 2015, despite the achingly chic set I felt was “a kitchen-diner so huge and smart it makes David…

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Monday, September 25, 2017

Tony Winner John Cullum to Join WAITRESS as 'Joe' by BroadwayWorld

The producers of the smash hit Waitress have announced that on October 5, 2017, Tony Award winner John Cullum will join the Broadway musical in the role of Joe, the cantankerous owner of Joe…

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Two-Time Tony Winner John Cullum to Join Sara Bareilles-Scored Waitress by Lindsey Sullivan

Order up! Two-time Tony winner John Cullum is set to join Broadway's Waitress. He will join the cast in the role of Joe, the cantankerous owner of Joe's Pie Diner, beginning on Octob…

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Monday, August 28, 2017

Theater News: Will Swenson Will Head Back to Broadway's Diner in Waitress

Swenson will reprise his performance as Earl this fall.

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Thursday, July 20, 2017

BWW Exclusive: Bake WAITRESS' Mermaid Marshmallow Pie with Help from Sugar, Butter, Flour Cookbook! by BroadwayWorld

Fans of Waitress the musical can now bake the delicious pies that the show's leading character Jenna Hunterson makes for Joe's Diner with the publication of Sugar, Butter, Flour The Waitress…

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Monday, July 17, 2017

BWW Exclusive: Bake WAITRESS' Betrayed By My Eggs Pie with Help from Sugar, Butter, Flour Cookbook! by BroadwayWorld

Fans of Waitress the musical can now bake the delicious pies that the show's leading character Jenna Hunterson makes for Joe's Diner with the publication of Sugar, Butter, Flour The Waitress…

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BWW Exclusive: Bake WAITRESS' Betrayed By My Eggs Pie with Help from Sugar, Better, Flour Cookbook! by BroadwayWorld

Fans of Waitress the musical can now bake the delicious pies that the show's leading character Jenna Hunterson makes for Joe's Diner with the publication of Sugar, Butter, Flour The Waitress…

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Ellen's Stardust Diner Blames Mass Firings on 'Alleged Theft Scandal' by BroadwayWorld

As BroadwayWorld reported earlier this year, following a series of controversial terminations at Ellen's Stardust Diner last fall, the theatre district hotspot is now reportedly taking aim a…

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Friday, June 30, 2017

Photo Coverage: When Nellie Met Jenna... The Pie People of WAITRESS and SWEENEY TODD Unite! by Jennifer Broski

Jenna has the sweets and Nellie has the meats. Between Joe's Diner and Mrs. Lovett's Pie Shop, theatre-goers are getting pie in abundance this season atthe Brooks Atkinson and Barrow Street …

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Saturday, June 24, 2017

MONSTERS • Stray Dog Theatre by Andrea

In an unfinished basement somewhere in St. Louis, Andi discovers her brother-in-law in her basement with a man, bound and gagged, and tied to a chair. This is the jumping off point for St. L…

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Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Theater News: Betsy Wolfe Helps Waitress Unveil New Diner-Themed Theater Facade

Wolfe joined the company as Jenna on June 13.

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Betsy Wolfe Celebrates First Performance in Waitress June 13 by Marc J. Franklin

The show unveiled its new diner-themed front-of-house design in celebration of the musical’s new Jenna.

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Photo Coverage: WAITRESS Gang Is Opening Up Joe's Pie Diner at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre! by Walter McBride

Broadway star Betsy Wolfejoined the cast of Waitress just last night, June 13 in the lead role of expert pie-maker Jenna Hunterson. Wolfe is joined by Joe Tippett, who also steps into the ro…

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Friday, June 9, 2017

Joe Tippett to Take Over for Will Swenson in Broadway's Waitress by Andy Lefkowitz

Stage vet Joe Tippett, who appeared in the pre-Broadway mounting of Waitress, will take over the role of Earl from Will Swenson on Broadway beginning on June 13. Swenson will play his final …

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Thursday, June 8, 2017

Four unusual musicals on now: Our Ladies, Roller Diner, La Strada & These Trees by Stephanie Ressort

Here I wanted to focus on 4 brilliant musicals I think are particularly exciting, that you could go see: Roller Diner (Soho Theatre), La Strada (The Other Palace), Our Ladies of Perpetual S…

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Review: Roller Diner, Soho Theatre by Jessica Handscomb

Eddie ‘super-duper businessman’ Costello (Joe Dixon) runs a roller diner in a dreary gang-riddled Birmingham, with the help of his daughter Chantel (Lucie Shorthouse) and waitres…

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Wednesday, June 7, 2017

ROLLER DINER – Soho Theatre by Laura Kressly

The staff at this scuzzy, traditional American-style diner in Birmingham may not be best, but they’re happily set in their ways. Eddie, his daughter Chantal, her boyfriend PJ and part time…

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Monday, June 5, 2017

Roller Diner review at Soho Theatre, London – ‘cartoonish energy’ by Natasha Tripney

Stephen Jackson’s Verity Bargate award-winning debut play-with-songs, Roller Diner, resists easy categorisation. Set in an American-themed greasy spoon in Birmingham that has

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Sunday, June 4, 2017

Roller Diner review – Polish immigrant brings mayhem to the menu by Lyn Gardner

Soho theatre, London Stephen Jackson’s zany musical comedy poses uncomfortable questions for little Englanders as it veers between hilarity and tragedyEddie (Joe Dixon) is 18 stone of mise…

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Friday, June 2, 2017

Review: Review: Roller Diner (Soho Theatre)

Steve Marmion directs this wacky play by Verity Bargate Award winner Stephen Jackson

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Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Bake Jenna's Recipes with an Excerpt from WAITRESS' Sugar, Butter, Flour! by BroadwayWorld

Fans of Waitress the musical can now bake the delicious pies that the show's leading character Jenna Hunterson makes for Joe's Diner with the publication of Sugar, Butter, Flour The Waitress…

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Thursday, May 4, 2017

What's In My Pie Box with Will Swenson | THE TYLER MOUNT VLOG

Waitress star and Broadway veteran, Will Swenson, plays a thrilling diner edition of "What's In My Pie Box". SUBSCRIBE TO THE TYLER MOUNT VLOGCONTACT TYLER:ONLINE:►Insta…

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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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Saturday, April 1, 2017

Photo Coverage: Sara Bareilles, Will Swenson, Chris Diamantopoulos Take First Bows in WAITRESS by Jennifer Broski

Last nightWaitresscomposer Sara Bareilles made her much anticipated Broadway debut in her own show, taking over the starring role of Jenna from the recently departed Jessie Mueller.She is jo…

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Saturday, March 18, 2017

Why Casting Sara Bareilles in Waitress Was a No-Brainer by Diep Tran

As Joe’s Diner prepares for a big staff turnover, Waitress casting director Bernie Telsey talks about finding three new leads—including composer Bareilles—come April.

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