Congress Theatre, Eastbourne

Tuesday 19 to Saturday 23 October 2021

Eastbourne’s Congress Theatre will proudly host the first ever UK tour of the smash hit musical comedy Waitress from 19 – 23 October 2021 and star casting has just been announced.

Lucie Jones (Waitress, Les Misérables, Legally Blonde) stars as Jenna, with Sandra Marvin (Waitress, Emmerdale, Hairspray) playing Becky, Evelyn Hoskins (Waitress, Spring Awakening) as Dawn and Matt Willis (Busted, A Christmas Carol, Wicked) as Dr Pomatter.

Meet 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.

Brought to life by a ground-breaking, female-led creative team, this warm, witty, wise and hilarious hit show features an incredible score by the Grammy award-winning Sara Bareilles (Love Song, Brave) a book by acclaimed screenwriter Jessie Nelson (I Am Sam) and direction by Tony Award-winner Diane Paulus (Pippin, Finding Neverland).

Having received standing ovations night after night in London’s West End and on Broadway, Waitress is the ultimate night out so book now and get your tickets to this joyously life-affirming celebration of love and friendship.

Waitress is at the Congress Theatre, Eastbourne from Tuesday 19 to Saturday 23 October 2021. Tickets are priced from £20 -£45.50 with selected concessions available, nightly performances at 7.30pm, Thursday and Saturday 2.30pm matinees, to book call 01323 412000 or online