Singer songwriter Sara Barreilles will be writing the score for upcoming Broadway musical, “Waitress.”
The production will be based on the 2007 movie of the same name. Starring Keri Russell, the film followed a southern waitress who is pregnant and in an unhappy marriage. She builds a new relationship with a newcomer to her small town as a means of finally finding happiness.
Bareilles will write the music and lyrics for “Waitress.” The show will be directed by Diane Paulus, who just won a Tony Award for “Pippin.”
Are you excited to see “Waitress” on Broadway?