Dallas Summer Musicals
Music Hall at Fair Park
909 1st Ave
Dallas, TX, 75210
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WAITRESS is presented by Dallas Summer Musicals March 28 – April 8, 2018 at Music Hall at Fair Park.
Brought to life by a groundbreaking all-female creative team, this irresistible new hit features original music and lyrics by 6-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 (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 piemaker, Jenna dreams of a way out of her small town and loveless marriage. A baking contest in a nearbycounty and the town’s new doctor may offer her a chance at a fresh start, while her fellow waitresses offertheir 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.
“THE WOMEN OF WAITRESS ARE CHANGING BROADWAY!”
“SUDDENLY, WAITRESS RISES TO TRANSPORTING HEIGHTS, AND SWEEPS UP YOUR HEART ALONG WITH IT.”
–The New York Times
“AN EMPOWERING MUSICAL OF THE HIGHEST ORDER!”
“SARA BAREILLES’ SCORE IS A BEAUTY.”
“SARA BAREILLES’ SCORE SHIMMERS AND CHARMS!”
Make the most of your evening and dine at the Crystal Terrace in the Music Hall at Fair Park. Crystal Terrace serves a sumptuous buffet before each performance. Dramatically presented contemporary cuisine. Come share our passion for culinary arts and performing arts.
Reservations are highly recommended.