Saturday, November 29, 2014
Jessie Mueller's New Job
2014 Tony winner Jessie Mueller has landed her next gig. The talented singer/actress will star in a new musical adaptation of the 2007 film Waitress, which starred Kerri Russell. According to The New York Times and Playbill.com, the new musical will feature a score by five-time Grammy nominee Sara Bareilles. The show is being produced by Fran and Barry Weissler, who will be collaborating with Tony winning director Diane Paulus. The show is aiming for a 2015-2016 premier at the A.R.T. in Cambridge, MA.