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TRAINED: Expressions School of Performing Arts, Mansfield; The Urdang Academy, London. THEATRE INCLUDES: We Will Rock You (London); We Will Rock You (Associate Choreographer. UK tour); Fame, Saturday Night Fever, Grease (UK tour); Musical Memories of Stage and Screen (Queen's, London); Classical ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
TRAINED: Expressions School of Performing Arts, Mansfield; The Urdang Academy, London. THEATRE INCLUDES: We Will Rock You (London); We Will Rock You (Associate Choreographer. UK tour); Fame, Saturday Night Fever, Grease (UK tour); Musical Memories of Stage and Screen (Queen's, London); Classical ... (read complete bio)
Sara Bareilles and Gavin Creel to Host Next WAITRESS Cast Album Karaoke Photo Sara Bareilles and Gavin Creel to Host Next WAITRESS Cast Album Karaoke
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 30, 2020

The hosts of the next Waitress London Cast Album Karaoke Night taking place on 24 February will be the show's composer and 2020 Grammy¬ģ Award winner Sara Bareilles (Love Song, Brave) and Olivier and Tony Award winner Gavin Creel (The Book of Mormon, Hello Dolly!) who are now starring in the roles of Jenna and Dr Pomatter for six weeks only until 7 March.

Lucie Jones And David Hunter Will Host The Next WAITRESS Cast Album Karaoke Photo Lucie Jones And David Hunter Will Host The Next WAITRESS Cast Album Karaoke
by Stephi Wild - Jan 8, 2020

The next Waitress London Cast Album Karaoke Night has been confirmed for Wednesday 15 January 2020 in partnership with Encore Tickets. The event will be hosted by cast members Lucie Jones (Rent, Les Misérables, Legally Blonde) and David Hunter (Kinky Boots, Once, One Man, Two Guvnors). Audience members can sign up before the show for the chance to sing one minute of any song from Waitress live on stage at the Adelphi and accompanied by the show's musical director Katharine Woolley. Tickets for this performance can be purchased at the venue, waitressthemusical.co.uk and are also available via Encore Tickets at encoretickets.co.uk.

Hannah Tointon And Joel Montague Will Host The Next WAITRESS Cast Album Karaoke Night Photo Hannah Tointon And Joel Montague Will Host The Next WAITRESS Cast Album Karaoke Night In Partnership With TodayTix
by Stephi Wild - Dec 9, 2019

The next Waitress London Cast Album Karaoke Night will take place on 18 December in partnership with TodayTix, the premier digital gateway to shows, arts and cultural experiences, and will be hosted by cast members Hannah Tointon (The Inbetweeners, Mr Selfridge, Hollyoaks) and Joel Montague (Falsettos, School of Rock and Funny Girl). Audience members who want the opportunity to sing live on the West End stage just need to sign up before that evening's show to be in with a chance to sing one minute of any song from the musical at the Adelphi, accompanied by the show's musical director Katharine Woolley. Tickets for this performance can be purchased at the venue, waitressthemusical.co.uk and are also available on Today Tix, via their website and app.

Joel Montague Will Join The West End Cast Of WAITRESS Photo Joel Montague Will Join The West End Cast Of WAITRESS
by Stephi Wild - Nov 19, 2019

Waitress will welcome Joel Montague (Falsettos, School of Rock and Funny Girl) to the company of the hit West End musical as Ogie with his first performance taking place on 2 December. He takes on the role from Joe Sugg who has performed the role of Ogie since 9 September.

Sandra Marvin and Kelly Agbowu will Host Waitress Cast Album Karaoke Night Photo Sandra Marvin and Kelly Agbowu will Host Waitress Cast Album Karaoke Night
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 12, 2019

Waitress has announced its next Cast Album Karaoke Night will take place on 19 November, hosted by cast members Sandra Marvin who plays Becky and Kelly Agbowu who plays Nurse Norma. Audience members who want the opportunity to sing live on the West End stage just need to sign up before that evening's show to be in with a chance to sing one minute of any song from the musical at the Adelphi, accompanied by the show's musical director Katharine Woolley.

Photo Flash: WAITRESS Goes Pink To Support Breast Cancer Awareness Photo Photo Flash: WAITRESS Goes Pink To Support Breast Cancer Awareness
by Stephi Wild - Oct 21, 2019

Waitress changed its iconic character uniforms from blue to pink on 18 October for Wear It Pink Day 2019 in support of the charity Breast Cancer Now. The waitresses - Lucie Jones as Jenna, Laura Baldwin as Dawn and Sandra Marvin as Becky ‚Äď all took to the stage in special pink costumes for the evening performance at the Adelphi Theatre for the fundraising event. In total, ¬£1260.75 was raised from collections at the theatre which will go towards funding breast cancer research and life-changing support. Cast members also went pink for the pre-show warm up and took on the 'Waitress Pie Challenge' after being nominated by their counterparts in the Broadway production to draw attention to and generate support for the cause.

Sandra Marvin Will Join The Cast Of WAITRESS As Becky Photo Sandra Marvin Will Join The Cast Of WAITRESS As Becky
by Stephi Wild - Oct 8, 2019

Next WAITRESS Cast Album Karaoke Night Set for 16 October Photo Next WAITRESS Cast Album Karaoke Night Set for 16 October
by Julie Musbach - Oct 7, 2019

Waitress has announced its next Cast Album Karaoke Night will take place on 16 October in partnership with Official London Theatre offering audience members the chance to sing songs from the smash hit comedy musical, by 7-time Grammy nominee Sara Bareilles, live on the West End stage.

WAITRESS Extends Its West End Run To 28 March 2020 Photo WAITRESS Extends Its West End Run To 28 March 2020
by Stephi Wild - Sep 23, 2019

Waitress will be extending its run at the Adelphi Theatre for a fourth time. The critically and publicly acclaimed production is now booking until 28 March 2020 with tickets on sale today for the new booking period.

Photo Flash: First Look at Joe Sugg as Ogie in WAITRESS Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Joe Sugg as Ogie in WAITRESS
by Stephi Wild - Sep 3, 2019

Waitress has released the first images of Joe Sugg as Ogie in London's smash hit musical comedy where he will be making his West End debut from 9 September. The YouTube star, filmmaker, author, vlogger and 2018 Strictly Come Dancing finalist will take over the role from Blake Harrison, as previously seen as Neil from The Inbetweeners, following his final performance on 7 September.

Tamlyn Henderson Joins the West End Cast of WAITRESS Photo Tamlyn Henderson Joins the West End Cast of WAITRESS
by Stephi Wild - Aug 28, 2019

It is today announced that Tamlyn Henderson will join the London cast of Waitress the musical from 9 September in the role of Earl. Henderson has performed across the world including in the UK and international tour of Mamma Mia and Australian productions of Les Misérables and The Sound of Music. He will take over the role from Peter Hannah who has his final performance on 7 September. West End performer Cindy Belliott will also join the ensemble following Nicole Raquel Dennis's last show on 7 September. As recently announced, YouTuber and Strictly 2018 finalist Joe Sugg will also join the cast from 9 September, making his theatrical debut in the role of Ogie.

Joe Sugg Will Join The Cast Of WAITRESS in London Photo Joe Sugg Will Join The Cast Of WAITRESS in London
by Stephi Wild - Aug 20, 2019

YouTube star, filmmaker, author, vlogger and 2018 Strictly Come Dancing finalist Joe Sugg will make his stage debut in London's brand-new smash hit musical comedy Waitress at the Adelphi Theatre from 9 September. He will join the West End cast in the role of Ogie, taking over from Blake Harrison, well known as Neil from The Inbetweeners, who will mark his final performance on Saturday 7 September.

Andrew Boyer to Join the Cast of WAITRESS as Old Joe Photo Andrew Boyer to Join the Cast of WAITRESS as Old Joe
by Julie Musbach - Aug 8, 2019

Waitress has today announced Andrew Boyer will join the smash hit West End musical in the role of Old Joe from 12 August. Boyer's previous credits include UK tours for Of Mice and Men and Shawshank Redemption, TV series Law & Orderand he has recently completed filming for HBO's upcoming series Avenue 5. He will take over the role from Shaun Prendergast, as previously seen as DC Holt in EastEnders and who will mark his final performance on 10 August.

Lucie Jones and Marisha Wallace Host Next WAITRESS CAST ALBUM KARAOKE Photo Lucie Jones and Marisha Wallace Host Next WAITRESS CAST ALBUM KARAOKE
by Julie Musbach - Jul 31, 2019

Waitress has announced its next Cast Album Karaoke Night will take place on 14 August in partnership with Time Outoffering audience members the chance to sing songs from the smash hit comedy musical

WAITRESS Extends in the West End Through January 2020 Photo WAITRESS Extends in the West End Through January 2020
by Stephi Wild - Jul 22, 2019

Waitress continues a celebrated West End run at the Adelphi Theatre and today announces an extension by popular demand with tickets now on sale for Christmas and New Year through to 4 January 2020. Tickets for the hit comedy musical are on sale now.

WAITRESS Announces The Next Cast Album Karaoke Night on 17 July Photo WAITRESS Announces The Next Cast Album Karaoke Night on 17 July
by Marianka Swain - Jul 4, 2019

The next Waitress London Cast Album Karaoke Night has been confirmed for Wednesday July 17th. Audience members who want to take part just need to sign up before that evening's show for the chance to sing one minute of any song from Waitress - live on stage at the Adelphi and accompanied by the show's musical director Katharine Woolley. Hosts and further details about the event will be announced in due course.

Photo Flash: Sweet as Can Be! First Look at Lucie Jones and the New Cast of WAITRESS Photo Photo Flash: Sweet as Can Be! First Look at Lucie Jones and the New Cast of WAITRESS
by Julie Musbach - Jun 21, 2019

Get a first look at the newest visitors to the diner! Waitress welcomes new cast members Ashley Roberts, Lucie Jones and Blake Harrison to the London company.

WAITRESS Announces New Pie Partnership With Bread Ahead Photo WAITRESS Announces New Pie Partnership With Bread Ahead
by Stephi Wild - Jun 20, 2019

Waitress today announces a new pie partnership with London bakery Bread Ahead which will be making and selling the show's famous fresh pies each night in association with the original creators, Cute As Cake of New York. Bread Ahead, well known for its Borough Market, Chelsea and Soho bakeries, will be making the delicious Waitress pie jars in apple crumble, chocolate salted caramel and lemon raspberry flavours which will be available to audience members at the Adelphi Theatre. The Waitress pie jars were originally created by Cute As Cake (@cuteascakenyc) for the New York production currently in its 3rd year on Broadway. www.cuteascake.com

WAITRESS Extends Its Booking Period Until December 7th 2019 Photo WAITRESS Extends Its Booking Period Until December 7th 2019
by Stephi Wild - Jun 18, 2019

London's new smash hit musical comedy Waitress tells the story of 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.

WAITRESS Releases Recording Of 'She Used To Be Mine' Performed By Katharine McPhee Photo WAITRESS Releases Recording Of 'She Used To Be Mine' Performed By Katharine McPhee
by Stephi Wild - Jun 13, 2019

Katharine McPhee - who originated the role of Jenna in the London production of Waitress - has recorded the show's hit ballad She Used To Be Mine which will be released as a single in the run up to her final performance on Saturday 15 June. First heard on Broadway, Sara Bareilles' showstopper has inspired countless covers by all sexes and ages across the world, performed by well-known theatrical stars and musicians to young viral sensations. The new track will be available for download and on streaming platforms from 13 June via the following link: https://lnk.to/NywiPtpH

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