Sara Bareilles to Host Waitress "Cast Album Karaoke" This Week
Bareilles will take the stage at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre.
Broadway's Waitress will present another edition of "Cast Album Karaoke" on Thursday, September 21. Sara Bareilles, the show's Tony-nominated songwriter, will host.
Following the 7pm performance that night, audience members will be given the chance to sing one minute of any song in the show on the Brooks Atkinson Theatre stage, accompanied by musical director Nadia DiGiallonardo. Interested audience members will be able to sign up before the show.
Inspired by Adrienne Shelly's 2007 motion picture, Waitress features songs by Sara Bareilles, a book by Jessie Nelson, and direction by Diane Paulus. The production opened April 24, 2016, at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre, and earned four Tony nominations.
Waitress stars Betsy Wolfe as Jenna, with Drama Desk nominee Eric Anderson (Cal), Maia Nkenge Wilson (Becky), Tony Award nominee Christopher Fitzgerald (Ogie), Drew Gehling (Dr. Pomatter), Caitlin Houlahan (Dawn), Larry Marshall (Joe), Will Swenson (Earl), Victoria Collett, Dayna Jarae Dantzler, Kayla Davion, Matt DeAngelis, Law Terrell Dunford, Henry Gottfried, Katie Grober, Molly Hager, Molly Jobe, Max Kumangai, Anastacia McCleskey, Jeremy Morse, and Stephanie Torns.