Waitress tells the story of Jenna Hunterson, a talented pie maker who dreams of escaping her difficult life. She’s trapped in a loveless marriage with an abusive husband and feels stuck in her small-town diner job. Jenna’s life takes an unexpected turn when she discovers she’s pregnant. Despite her initial fear, she finds solace and empowerment in baking and creating imaginative pies. Alongside her coworkers, Dawn and Becky, she navigates the challenges of motherhood, friendship, and love. Waitress is a tale of self-discovery, resilience, and the pursuit of happiness.
Parental Warning: Adult Themes/Content
Musical Type: Contemporary (2015)
Cast Size: 12+
Genre: Romantic Drama
Setting: Present / USA
Music/Lyrics: Sara Bareilles
Book: Jessie Nelson
Audition Songs: Theatre Trip
Licensing: Music Theatre International➝
Sheet Music: Amazon➝
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