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Betsy Wolfe Joins Broadway's Waitress

Wolfe is the latest Jenna in the Tony-nominated musical.

Betsy Wolfe in a promotional image for Waitress.
Betsy Wolfe in a promotional image for Waitress.
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Betsy Wolfe (Falsettos) joins the cast of Waitress beginning tonight, June 13.

Wolfe will take on the role of Jenna, replacing the show's songwriter, Sara Bareilles, who departed on June 11.

The current company also includes Eric Anderson (Cal), Charity Angél Dawson (Becky), Chris Diamantopoulos (Dr. Pomatter), Tony Award nominee Christopher Fitzgerald (Ogie), Caitlin Houlahan (Dawn), Dakin Matthews (Joe), Will Swenson (Earl), Matt DeAngelis, Cate Elefante, Thay Floyd, Henry Gottfried, Molly Hager, Aisha Jackson, Molly Jobe, Max Kumangai, Anastacia McClesky, Ella Dane Morgan, Jeremy Morse, Olivia Phillip, Stephanie Torns, and Ryan Vasquez.

Waitress premiered in 2015 at American Repertory Theater in Boston. The musical is directed by Diane Paulus, choreographed by Lorin Latarro, and designed by Scott Pask (sets), Suttirat Larlarb (costumes), Christopher Akerlind (lighting), and Jonathan Deans (sound).

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