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Dec 19 - Dec 31, 2017
Run Time: 2 hours and 30 minutes including intermission
Ticket Price: Starting at $25. Prices vary by date and availability.
Age Recommendation: 13+ Contains mature themes
Advisory: No strobe-lights are utilized in this production

Brought to life by a groundbreaking all-female creative team, this irresistible new hit features original music and lyrics by six-time Grammy nominee Sara Bareilles (“Brave,” “Love Song”), a book by acclaimed screenwriter Jessie Nelson (I Am Sam) and direction by Tony Award winner Diane Paulus (Hair, Pippin, Finding Neverland).

“It’s an empowering musical of the highest order!” raves the Chicago Tribune. Inspired by Adrienne Shelly’s beloved film, Waitress tells the story of Jenna — a waitress and expert pie maker, who 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. “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.

Cast Perspectives
Cast Perspectives
Dec 22 | 9:00pm
Ticketed patrons attending the Dec 22 evening performance may stay after the show for a Q&A with members of the company. The 15-minute Talkback will start once the company is out of costume and will take place in the orchestra sections D & E behind row S. Please make your way to this section after the show.

Talkbacks are subject to change. Actors may not be present at all talkbacks. This talkback does not include a meet and greet or autograph signing. No photos or videos.
Accessible Matinee Performance
Accessible Matinee Performance
Dec 31 | 2:00pm

Free with admission

To buy tickets for any accessible performance, select the appropriate code noted below. For optimal service, call the box office at 303.893.4100.

Sign Language promo code: ASL
Audio Description promo code: AUDIO
Open Captioned promo code: OCAP

Theatre Thursday Evening Performance
Theatre Thursday Evening Performance
Dec 28 | 6:30pm
Waitress is hosting Cast Album Karaoke where fans will be invited to the stage to sing songs from the show accompanied by the Waitress band.

Enter the code THURSDAY to automatically enter to have the chance to participate in Cast Album Karaoke! Plus your ticket includes a drink at the lobby bar!

If you want to be considered for the opportunity to sing on stage, check-in when you arrive in the lobby with one of our Waitress volunteers to provide what song from Waitress you would want to sing and a fun fact about yourself. People can sign up as solos, duets or groups!

Our Karaoke Hosts will pull 7-8 names, from all that signed up, to perform with the Waitress band.

Not a singer? Don’t worry, we encourage everyone to stay, watch and cheer for our singers. Just head toward the front center orchestra as soon as the show is over. Event will last about 45 minutes.

Desi Oakley, who plays Jenna, sings "What Baking Can Do," from the national touring production of Waitress.


Cast Karaoke Night at Waitress

Audience members can show off their singing skills following the Dec. 28 performance to sing with the Waitress band.

~CBS Denver

Traveling Broadway show “Waitress” comes to Denver

Coming to Denver in December is the touring show Waitress about an expert pie baker, Jenna.

~Wyoming Tribune Eagle

The wait is over to find Denver's two little Lulus for 'Waitress'

Molly Scotto and Hazel Thompson will perform the role of Lulu during the Denver run of Waitress.

~DCPA NewsCenter

‘Avalanche of Cute’: Toddlers Audition for ‘Waitress’

The Broadway musical, Waitress, auditions 4-year-old girls to play the role of Lulu during the Denver run of the show.

~CBS Denver

Desi Oakley & More Get Ready to Serve Up Piping Hot Performances on Waitress’ National Tour

Desi Oakley, Bryan Fenkart and more are prepped to bring the Sara Bareilles-scored heart warmer Waitressto a town near you.


Pies to Go! Getting to Know WAITRESS’ Jenna on Tour, Desi Oakley
The upcoming National Touring Production of Waitress, the new Broadway musical from Grammy nominee Sara Bareilles inspired by Adrienne Shelley's 2007 motion picture, will be led by Desi Oakley

Search is on for two young Denver actresses to perform in ‘Waitress’

The search is on for two young local girls to perform the role of “Lulu” for the duration of the Denver engagement of Waitress. 

~DCPA News Center

Watch Desi Oakley and Cast of Waitress National Tour Perform for the Press

The national tour of the Sara Bareilles musical launches October 17 in Cleveland, Ohio. Take A first look at the show in rehearsals before it hits the road.


Two local child actresses could star in Broadway musical this winter

Two local five-years-old have the chance to star in a Broadway musical coming to Denver this winter.

Check back soon for cast & crew of Waitress. Head over to our blog for news, reviews, photos and videos of other DCPA shows and events.
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