Saturday, March 28, 2020

West End’s Waitress diner closes its doors

There are some theatre productions, both big and small, that aren’t going to make it through the current shutdown and we’re sad to report that when London Theatreland gets back to some k…

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NEWS: West End production of Waitress has closed by Press Releases

The producers of Waitress have announced that the West End production at the Adelphi Theatre has closed. The multi-award-winning Broadway transfer had been originally booking until 4 July 20…

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Friday, March 27, 2020

‘Waitress’ will not reopen on West End by Gillian Russo

The London production of “Waitress” at the Adelphi Theatre will not reopen after the shutdown of theaters on the West End, the show’s producers announced Friday. West End theaters clos…

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VIDEO: Watch David Hunter Sing 'Take It From An Old Man' From WAITRESS

The West End production of Waitress, which recently temporarily closed due to the current health crisis, has announced via Twitter and their website, that the show will not be re-opening.

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Coronavirus: Waitress confirms it will not reopen after theatre closures by Georgia Snow

The London production of Waitress has confirmed it will not be returning to the West End once theatres reopen. The show was

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‘Waitress’ London Production Won’t Return After West End Coronavirus Shutdown by Greg Evans

The London production of the musical Waitress will not re-open following the COVID-19 West End shutdown, producers announced today. “It is with great sadness that we announce the closing o…

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West End Waitress Ends Run Ahead of Schedule Due to COVID-19 by Andy Lefkowitz

The London transfer of Waitress has closed up shop earlier than planned. Originally announced to exit the Adelphi Theatre on July 4, the musical played its final performance on March 15, jus…

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West End musical Waitress announces early closing due to COVID-19

It had all the right ingredients, but sadly the London production of Waitress has announced that the diner will probably not be reopening. The musical was originally meant to run at the Ad…

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WAITRESS in London to Close Permanently

The West End production of Waitress, which recently temporarily closed due to the current health crisis, has announced via Twitter and their website, that the show will not be re-opening.

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Wednesday, March 25, 2020

VIDEO: WAITRESS Star NaTasha Yvette Williams Belts Out 'I Didn't Plan It'

Broadway Sings for Pride posted a terrific clip today of Waitress alum, NaTasha Yvette Williams, performing 'I Didn't Plan It' during her solo show, It's Just Love, at The Green Room 42 this…

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Celebrate Katharine McPhee by Revisiting Her Broadway Debut in Waitress by Marc J. Franklin

The Smash and American Idol star celebrates her birthday March 25.

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Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Shoshana Bean's Rendition of 'Don't Rain on My Parade' Has Us Dreaming of a Funny Girl Revival by Caitlin Moynihan

Look at her world, here she is! Stage favorite Shoshana Bean, who most recently returned to Broadway to star in Waitress, is making fans dreamcast a revival of Funny Girl with Bean center st…

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Giving New Meaning to 'You Matter to Me,' Tony Winner Gavin Creel Sings Out from Seclusion by Caitlin Moynihan

Tony Winner Gavin Creel's extended run as Dr. Pomatter in the West End production of Waitress was cut short when he, along with longtime friend, Waitress composer Sara Bareilles, exited the…

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Monday, March 23, 2020

The Rosie O'Donnell Show Benefit Raises Over $600,000 for The Actors Fund by Andy Lefkowitz

A star-packed lineup of talent helped bring back the Emmy-winning Rosie O'Donnell Show on March 22 as a livestreamed benefit for The Actors Fund. The special return episode, which appeared e…

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Saturday, March 21, 2020

Rosie O'Donnell on Prepping for the Starry One-Night-Only Return of Her Show: 'I Will Have to Take a Shower!' by Paul Wontorek

From 1996 to 2002, Rosie O’Donnell ruled the daytime airwaves with The Rosie O’Donnell Show, a joyful talk show featuring A-list stars, flying Koosh balls and a healthy obsession with Ba…

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Wednesday, March 18, 2020

Broadway.com to Livestream All-Star Return of The Rosie O'Donnell Show on March 22 by Andy Lefkowitz

A glittering array of superstar talent will come together this weekend for a special one-night return of the Emmy-winning Rosie O'Donnell Show. The live-streamed event, presented in support …

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VIDEO: WEST SIDE STORY's Rachel Zegler Sings 'What Baking Can Do' From WAITRESS

Rachel Zegler, star of the upcoming West Side Story film remake, took to YouTube to share a cover of What Baking Can Do from Waitress!

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Sunday, March 15, 2020

Old Vic's Beckett Double Bill, Starring Alan Cumming & Daniel Radcliffe, Closes Early Due to COVID-19 by Andy Lefkowitz

Citing concerns regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, London's Old Vic Theatre has canceled the last two weeks of its starry Samuel Beckett double bill, Artistic Director Matthew Warchus announc…

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Saturday, March 14, 2020

Celebrate Pi Day With a Look Back at Waitress on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The hit Sara Bareilles-Jessie Nelson musical concluded its four-year run at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre January 5.

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Friday, March 13, 2020

Sara Bareilles and Gavin Creel to leave Waitress at the Adelphi Theatre a week early by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Gavin Creel and Sara Bareilles Tweeted Waitress the musical fans announcing that concerns over travel restrictions will mean they will leave the London production today. This…

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Sara Bareilles and Gavin Creel Will Depart London Cast of Waitress Early by Andrew Gans

The actors will end their extended engagement over travel concerns due to the global COVID-19 outbreak.

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Sara Bareilles and Gavin Creel Leave London's WAITRESS Early Because of Coronavirus Travel Restrictions

Sara Bareilles has just announced, via a statement on the Waitress London Twitter account, that she and Gavin Creel will be ending their performances in the show on 14 March, instead of play…

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Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Lucie Jones and David Hunter return to Waitress on 23 March 2020 by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Lucie Jones and David Hunter will return to the Waitress diner at the Adelphi Theatre, London on 23rd March 2020, Save up to 57% on tickets. This post Lucie Jones and David H…

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Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Lucie Jones and David Hunter return to Waitress London

Grammy Award-winner Sara Bareilles, writer of Waitress music and lyrics, has been starring in the West End production alongside Gavin Creel for a limited run. The pair will be departing the…

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Lucie Jones and David Hunter Will Return to WAITRESS in London

Lucie Jones and David Hunter will return to the roles of Jenna and Dr Pomatter in the 2020 Olivier Award nominated musical Waitress from Monday 23 March. Waitress is nominated for Best New M…

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Monday, March 9, 2020

Desi Oakley, Kara Lindsay, Tiffany Mann and More to Star in New Musical THE VALLEY in Concert at The Green Room 42

An all-Broadway cast will present new musical The Valley in concert starring Desi Oakley (Waitress, Chicago, Les Misérables, Wicked), Kara Lindsay (Wicked, Newsies, Beautiful), Tiffany Mann…

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Broadway star NaTasha Yvette Williams joins West End cast of Waitress starring Sara Bareilles

Lots of Broadway stars in the West End this month! It has just been announced today that NaTasha Yvette Williams — who appeared in the New York production of Waitress The Musical — ha…

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Wednesday, March 4, 2020

Diary: West End diners grab a pizza the action with Waitress cast members… by Tabard

There’s nothing Tabard enjoys more than a supper accompanied by show tunes. Normally diners know when to expect table-side entertainment – perhaps

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Tuesday, March 3, 2020

& Juliet tops the Olivier Awards 2020 noms quickly followed by Fiddler on the Roof, Dear Evan Hansen & Mary Poppins

A Doctor and a Queen, namely Waitress’ Gavin Creel and Six The Musical’s Alexia McIntosh, were on hand today to announce the 2020 Olivier Awards nominations, just a month before the cere…

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Fleabag's Phoebe Waller-Bridge and Andrew Scott up for Olivier awards by Chris Wiegand

TV co-stars compete for acting prizes at this year’s theatre awards, whose nominations are led by the musicals & Juliet, Fiddler on the Roof and Dear Evan Hansen Fleabag stars Phoebe W…

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