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Waitress at San Francisco Playhouse

Dates: (11/21/2024 - 1/18/2025 )


San Francisco Playhouse

450 Post Street
San Francisco,CA 94102

Running Time: 2hr 30min. Incl. intermission.

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Jenna, a waitress and expert pie maker, is stuck in a small town and a loveless marriage. Faced with an unexpected pregnancy, Jenna fears she may have to abandon the dream of opening her own pie shop…until a baking contest in a nearby county and the town’s handsome new doctor offer her a tempting recipe for happiness. Supported by her quirky crew of fellow waitresses and loyal customers, Jenna summons the secret ingredient she’s been missing all along — courage. Music and lyrics by Sara Bareilles
Book by Jessie Nelson
Based upon the motion picture written by Adrienne Shelly
Directed by Susi Damilano
Music Direction by Dave Dobrusky

Tony Awards and Nominations for Waitress

Year Category
2016 Best Musical

San Francisco Playhouse Frequently Asked Questions FAQ

San Francisco Playhouse is at 450 Post Street , San Francisco, CA.

Located in the heart of the Union Square Theater District, San Francisco Playhouse is the city’s Off-Broadway company, an intimate alternative to the larger more traditional Union Square theater fare. San Francisco Playhouse provides audiences the opportunity to experience professional theater with top-notch actors and world-class design in a setting where they are close to the action. San Francisco Playhouse is committed to providing a creative home and inspiring environment where actors, directors, writers, designers, and theater lovers converge to create works that celebrate the human spirit.


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