One of the best perks of living in a large city is getting to see the best touring acts and performances in the nation. This month, the show you don’t want to miss is without a doubt Waitress, the smash Broadway hit which has been captivating audiences for over three years. If you want to see why Waitress was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Musical, we’ve got a great deal for you: Boston on Budget readers can get tickets for 45% off while they last.
Waitress first appeared in 2007 at the Sundance Film Festival as a film starring Keri Russell. The film was an instant cult classic and reviewed well by critics despite a meager box office performance. However, in 2016 the film was adapted into a musical and debuted on Broadway to rave reviews. Waitress the musical features music and lyrics by Sara Bareilles and was the first Broadway musical to fill its four top creative spots by women.
In 2016, Waitress was nominated for the Tony Awards for Best Musical, Best Original Score, Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Musical, and Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Musical, as well as the Drama Desk Awards for the same categories.
The critically-acclaimed musical is now coming to The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts in Worcester. Tickets to the show start at $45, but Boston on Budget readers can get them for as low as $25 using a free Goldstar.com membership. All it takes is an email address or Facebook account and you can start taking advantage of deals like this one on the best events in Boston.
Waitress will be The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts in Worcester for eight performances between Wednesday, May 22 through Sunday, May 26. See the event’s official website for a full list of dates and times and more information.