Celebrity Attractions presents "Waitress" for first time in Tulsa

A scene from "Waitress". Photo provided.

Celebrity Attractions presents Waitress for first time in Tulsa

Waitress will make its Tulsa debut at the Tulsa Performing Arts Center (TPAC). This limited eight-performance engagement is brought to you by Celebrity Attractions and will be performed April 16-21.

Brought to life by a groundbreaking all-female creative team, this irresistible new hit features original music and lyrics by seven-time Grammy nominee Sara Bareilles (Brave, Love Song), a book by acclaimed screenwriter Jessie Nelson (I Am Sam), choreography by Lorin Latarro (Les Dangereuse Liaisons, Waiting For Godot) and direction by Tony Award winner Diane Paulus (Hair, Pippin, Finding Neverland).

Inspired by Adrienne Shelly’s beloved film, Waitress tells the story of Jenna - a waitress and expert pie maker, Jenna dreams of a way out of her small town and loveless marriage. A baking contest in a nearby county and the town’s new doctor may offer her a chance at a fresh start, while her fellow waitresses offer their own recipes for happiness. But Jenna must summon the strength and courage to rebuild her own life.

“It’s an empowering musical of the highest order!” raves the Chicago Tribune. Waitress is a little slice of heaven!” says Entertainment Weekly and “a monumental contribution to Broadway!” according to Marie Claire.  Don’t miss this uplifting musical celebrating friendship, motherhood, and the magic of a well-made pie.

Presented by Celebrity Attractions, Waitress comes to the Tulsa Performing Arts Center for eight performances April 16-21. The performance schedule is Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at 7:30 p.m., Friday at 8 p.m., Saturday at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m., and Sunday at 1 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.

Tickets are on sale now and may be purchased by calling (918) 596-7111 or (800) 364-7111; in person at the Tulsa PAC Box Office or online at www.CelebrityAttractions.com. Groups of 10 or more may be placed by calling (918) 796-0220.

The Tulsa PAC Ticket Office and Celebrity Attractions are the only official retail ticket outlets and the only way to guarantee you are paying face value for legitimate tickets. A broker or third-party tickets are not guaranteed and cannot be replaced.

Waitress is part of Celebrity Attractions’ 35th Anniversary 2018-2019 Broadway Season which also includes the joyous classic Fiddler on the Roof. The season concludes with Hamilton, making its Tulsa debut.

For more information, visit www.CelebrityAttractions.com and www.waitressthemusical.com.

Celebrity Attractions celebrates 35 years of bringing Broadway and more to Tulsa. As a Tulsa based company and a nationally recognized leader in the Broadway industry, Celebrity Attractions is proud to have an average annual impact on the local economy of more than $40 million and the company is committed to presenting the Best of Broadway and more to enrich the communities they serve.

Copyright The Gayly – April 3, 2019 @ 3:10 p.m.