Friday, January 17, 2020

Up on the Marquee: SIX

Performances of SIX begin on February 13, 2020 at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre (256 W 47th St, NYC) with the opening set for March 12, 2020.

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Monday, January 6, 2020

VIDEO: SIX's Billboard Goes Up In Times Square

Divorced, beheaded, live in Times Square! Ahead of the queens of SIX are heading to Broadway's Brooks Atkinson Theatre this February, the new musical has debuted its billboard in the heart…

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Go Inside the Final Performance of Waitress on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The musical, featuring a Tony- and Grammy-nominated score by Sara Bareilles, concluded its run at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre January 5.

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Friday, January 3, 2020

VIDEO: WAITRESS's Lulus Reunite At The Diner!

We're heading to the diner for a look at the little Lulus of Broadway's hit musical Waitress reuniting ahead of the show's final performance at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre on January 5th. Ch…

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Thursday, January 2, 2020

#TBT: Look Back At WAITRESS's Opening Night On Broadway!

Sugar, butter, Waitress! As Broadway's smash hit musical Waitress gets ready to close up shop at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre on Sunday January 5th, we're heading to the diner for a look back…

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Friday, December 13, 2019

Photo Flash: WAITRESS Celebrates the Lulus, the Youngest Stars on Broadway

On Thursday, December 12, Waitress hosted a very special reunion of 12 adorable alumnae and current Lulus for a colorful sendoff for the hit Broadway show. The girls (and their parents) trav…

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Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Sara Bareilles Will Host the Final WAITRESS Cast Album Karaoke

The composer and lyricist of Waitress, the multi-platinum-selling Grammy and twice Tony-nominated singer-songwriter Sara Bareilles, will return to the Brooks Atkinson Theatre to host the fin…

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Tuesday, December 3, 2019

Sara Bareilles to Host Final Waitress Post-Performance Karaoke Session on Broadway by Emily Selleck

The Tony and Grammy nominee will return to the Brooks Atkinson Theatre, where Katharine McPhee currently stars as Jenna.

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Monday, November 25, 2019

Waitress Welcomes Back Katharine McPhee for a Final Shift as Jenna by Andy Lefkowitz

Smash star Katharine McPhee heads back to the diner on November 25 for one last stint as Jenna in the Broadway musical Waitress. McPhee will remain with the show until its final performance…

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Friday, November 22, 2019

Pretty as Pie: Spotlighting the Props of Waitress by Marc J. Franklin

Playbill journeyed backstage at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre for a special look at how the production comes to life eight shows a week.

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Thursday, November 21, 2019

West End Waitress Will Close Up Shop in Summer 2020 in Advance of U.K. Tour by Andy Lefkowitz

The London transfer of Waitress has set a final performance date of July 4, 2020 at the Adelphi Theatre. The production will embark on a tour of the United Kingdom prior to returning to the …

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Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Back to the Diner! See Katharine McPhee Prep for Waitress Return by Lindsey Sullivan

Let her be your star—again! As previously reported, Katharine McPhee is getting ready to head back to the Brooks Atkinson Theatre to reprise her performance as Jenna in the Sara Bareilles …

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Friday, November 15, 2019

Katharine McPhee and Drew Gehling to Host Waitress Cast Album Karaoke by Dan Meyer

The returning stars will co-host the event after a December 2 evening performance at Broadway’s Brooks Atkinson Theatre.

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Katharine McPhee and Drew Gehling to Host WAITRESS Cast Album Karaoke on December 2

Katharine McPhee and Drew Gehling will host the show's hugely popular 'Cast Album Karaoke' program following the 7 PM performance on Monday, December 2nd at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre (256 …

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Thursday, November 14, 2019

Wicked Alum Willemijn Verkaik to Star as Jenna in Netherlands Tour of Waitress by Andy Lefkowitz

Netherlands audiences are in for a powerhouse treat. Strong-voiced star Willemijn Verkaik has been cast as Jenna in the upcoming international tour of Waitress, set to visit the Netherlands…

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Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Casting Announced for Australian Debut of Broadway-Bound Six by Andy Lefkowitz

Complete casting is here for the upcoming Australian premiere of the new musical Six. The previously announced production will play the legendary Sydney Opera House for a limited engagemen…

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Friday, November 1, 2019

Al Roker Returns to Broadway as Old Joe in Waitress by Andy Lefkowitz

Al Roker begins his second shift in the Broadway musical Waitress on November 1. The beloved weather forecaster and journalist will play Old Joe in the hit show at the Brooks Atkinson The…

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Thursday, October 31, 2019

Katharine McPhee Will Close Out Broadway's Waitress as the Musical's Final Jenna by Andy Lefkowitz

Katharine McPhee is heading back to the diner for a final helping of pie. The Smash star who made her Broadway debut in 2018 as Jenna in Waitress will reprise her turn at the Brooks Atkin…

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Katharine McPhee is returning to Waitress on Broadway for its final run of shows by Marcus Jones

Waitress on Broadway has found its final Jenna. Actress Katharine McPhee will be returning to the role of the small town pie-maker, with marital troubles on her mind, after making her Broadw…

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Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Broadway-Bound Six Triumphs at Chicago's Equity Jeff Awards by Andy Lefkowitz

Six is picking up trophies before heading to the Great White Way. The cheered musical was honored with three Equity Jeff Awards this week for its run at Chicago Shakespeare Theater. Six too…

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Drew Gehling Returns to Waitress and to Close the Diner by Mark A. Robinson For Broadway Direct

As Waitress begins to wind-down its hit run at Broadway’s Brooks Atkinson Theatre, exciting news has been revealed that one of the musical’s original cast members will return to the see …

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Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Original WAITRESS Star Drew Gehling Will Return This Fall

BroadwayWorld has just learned the original Dr. Pomatter, Drew Gehling, will make a return to the Brooks Atkinson Theatre this fall. Gehling will take over the role, currently played by  Ma…

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Thursday, October 10, 2019

Al Roker to Return to Waitress, Sparks Extends by Mark A. Robinson For Broadway Direct

Some big news coming from the Broadway production of Waitress which will wind up its hit run at Broadway’s Brooks Atkinson Theatre after the New Year. Beloved weatherman and anchor of the …

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Al Roker Will Return to Broadway's Waitress by Ryan McPhee

The musical, currently starring Jordin Sparks, continues at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre through January 5, 2020.

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Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Where Are They Now? Mr. Broadway Update: Jeremy Jordan by JK

Back in October 2011, we highlighted an "up and coming" new talent, Jeremy Jordan as Mr. Broadway (HERE). He had already been in Rock of Ages and West Side Story, and was just finished hea…

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Friday, September 27, 2019

Celebrate Deaf West’ Theatre's 2015 Spring Awakening Broadway Revival by Marc J. Franklin

The acclaimed production of the Duncan Sheik and Steven Sater musical opened at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre September 27, 2015.

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Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Tickets Are Now on Sale for the Broadway Premiere of Six by

Tickets are now on sale for the highly anticipated Broadway premiere of Six. The main-stem transfer of the Olivier-nominated musical will begin previews on February 13, 2020 ahead of a Marc…

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Friday, September 20, 2019

VIDEO: Miranda Sings Makes Her Broadway Debut in WAITRESS in Her Latest Video

Sugar, butter, Miranda! Former Waitress star Colleen Ballinger's YouTube personality, Miranda Sings, recently headed to the Brooks Atkinson Theatre to sneak backstage and try to make her …

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Monday, September 16, 2019

Mark Evans Extends Run in Waitress; Christopher Fitzgerald, Caitlin Houlahan & Natasha Yvette Williams Return by Andy Lefkowitz

This doctor is sticking around! Acclaimed Waitress star Mark Evans has extended his Broadway engagement as Dr. Pomatter through October 27 at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre. Caitlin Houlah…

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Where Are They Now? Ms. Broadway Update: Krysta Rodriguez by JK

Last week, we did an update of a former Mr. Broadway (the great Joshua Henry HERE). This week, we take a look at what Ms. Broadway April 2010, Krysta Rodriguez has been up to. The last time …

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Wednesday, September 11, 2019

WAITRESS's Colleen Ballinger Brings Miranda Sings to the Broadway Stage!

The diner was treated to a special guest last night as Waitress star Colleen Ballinger took to the stage as Miranda Sings during the production's post-show karaoke session to perform 'She Us…

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