"Waitress" is the seventh production featured on the 17-18 HCA/TriStar Health Broadway at TPAC season. It makes its Nashville debut with a one-week engagement at TPAC's Andrew Jackson Hall June 5-10, 2018.
"The women of Waitress are changing Broadway!" – Time Magazine
Brought to life by a groundbreaking all-female creative team, this irresistible new hit features original music and lyrics by 6-time Grammy® nominee Sara Bareilles, a book by acclaimed screenwriter Jessie Nelson and direction by Tony Award® winner Diane Paulus. Inspired by Adrienne Shelly's beloved film, Waitress tells the story of Jenna - a waitress and expert pie maker, Jenna dreams of a way out of her small town and loveless marriage. A baking contest in a nearby county and the town's new doctor may offer her a chance at a fresh start, while her fellow waitresses offer their own recipes for happiness. But Jenna must summon the strength and courage to rebuild her own life.