This new Broadway musical was created based on the film of the same name. It’s the story of a woman who works in a diner who’s life isn’t exactly what she wants. It’s the surprising journey she goes on to discover herself and what really matters.
And she makes pies.
Nominated for Best Musical in the year of Hamilton, as well as three other nominations; Best Score, Best Actress, and Best Featured Actor.
The score is by singer-songwriter Sara Bareilles and offers charm and weight to the hometown story.
Take a look at the recent Tony Award performance.
Jessie Mueller plays the main character Jenna. Jessie won the Tony Award last year for her portrayal of Carol King in the musical Beautiful. A clear talent, Mueller is a fresh new face to the Broadway scene. Expect incredible performances from her for years to come.