Grab a slice!Posted by: Richard Abbey
From Tuesday 28 September to Saturday 2 October, fasten your aprons as the smash hit musical comedy Waitress opens at the Lyceum theatre.
Lucie Jones (Les Misérables, Legally Blonde) stars in the hit musical comedy as Jenna, with Sandra Marvin (The Band Plays On, ITV’s Emmerdale, Hairspray) playing Becky, Evelyn Hoskins (Cinderella, Spring Awakening) as Dawn and Busted’s Matt Willis (A Christmas Carol, Wicked) as Dr Pomatter.
Meet Jenna, a waitress and expert pie-maker who dreams of some happiness in her life. When a hot new doctor arrives in town, life gets complicated. With the support of her workmates Becky and Dawn, Jenna overcomes the challenges she faces and finds that laughter, love and friendship can provide the perfect recipe for happiness.
Brought to life by a ground-breaking, female-led creative team, this "warm, witty, wise and hilarious" (Express) hit features "one of the best scores in years" (The Stage) by the Grammy award-winning Sara Bareilles (Love Song, Brave) a book by acclaimed screenwriter Jessie Nelson (I Am Sam) and direction by Tony® Award-winner Diane Paulus (Pippin, Finding Neverland).
Having received standing ovations night after night in London’s West End and on Broadway, Waitress is "the real deal" (Independent) musical comedy "made from the finest ingredients" (Time Out).
Book now and get your tickets to this "joyously life-affirming celebration of love and friendship" (Express).
Waitress comes to the Lyceum Theatre from Tuesday 28 September – Saturday 2 October 2021.Tickets can be booked through the Box Office in person, over the phone on 0114 249 6000 or by clicking here.
Sheffield Theatres continues to follow the industry-wide safety protocols and government guidance for indoor entertainment. All the latest information is available here.