Waitress extends run in London’s West End to January 2020
Waitress has extended its run in London’s West End until the start of next year.
With a Tony and Grammy nominated score by Sara Bareilles, a book by Jessie Nelson and direction by Paulus, Waitress features a ground-breaking, all-female lead creative team.
It tells the story of Jenna a waitress and expert pie-maker who dreams of a way out of her small town and rocky marriage.
Originally opening in February, the musical has extended its booking period until January 4, 2020 with new tickets now on sale.
The extension comes following the recent introduction of a new cast who started performances last month.
Lucie Jones is currently appearing in the lead role as Jenna while Pussycat Doll and Strictly Come Dancing star Roberts plays the role of Dawn.
Meanwhile, The Inbetweeners star Blake Harrison joins in the role of Ogie.
Other cast include Marisha Wallace as Becky with Peter Hannah as Earl, David Hunter as Dr. Pomatter and Shaun Prendergast as diner owner Old Joe.
Completing the current cast are Kelly Agbowu, Piers Bate, Nicole Raquel Dennis, Michael Hamway, Peter Hannah, Stephen Leask, Chris McGuigan, Olivia Moore, Nathaniel Morrison, Sarah O’Connor, Leanne Pinder and Charlotte Riby and Mark Willshire.
The performance schedule is Monday to Saturday at 7:30pm with Wednesday & Saturday matinees at 2:30pm.
The cost of standard and premium tickets range from £24 to £150.