Book Tickets


Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea

Tue 9 - Sat 13 August 2022


“Treat yourself to a slice of five-star musical pie” (The Times) as Chelsea Halfpenny (9 to 5, BBC’s Casualty, ITV’s Emmerdale) stars as Jenna in the hit musical comedy WAITRESS.

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’ (EXPRESS) hit features ‘one of the best scores in years’ (THE STAGE) 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 real deal’ (INDEPENDENT) musical comedy ‘made from the finest ingredients’ (TIME OUT).

Book now and get your tickets to this ‘joyously life-affirming celebration of love and friendship’ (EXPRESS).

Please note: Waitress deals with some adult content and themes, including domestic abuse. Discretion is advised for parents bringing children under age 13. The producers may make alterations to the published cast for any reason, at any time, and therefore cannot guarantee the appearance of any named artist.

Rescheduled from February 2021 and then September 2021. Read more  

If you have tickets for the original date these remain valid.

Original   Rescheduled
Mon 15 February 2021 - 8:00pm Will not be rescheduled  
Tue 16 February 2021 - 8:00pm Tue 7 September 2021 - 8:00pm Tue 9 August 2022 - 8.00pm
Wed 17 February 2021 - 2:30pm Wed 8 September 2021 - 2:30pm Wed 10 August 2022 - 2.30pm
Wed 17 February 2021 - 8:00pm Wed 8 September 2021 - 8:00pm Wed 10 August 2022 - 8.00pm
- Thu 9 September 2021 - 2:30pm Thu 11 August 2022 - 2.30pm
Thu 18 February 2021 - 8:00pm Thu 9 September 2021 - 8:00pm Thu 11 August 2022 - 8.00pm
Fri 19 February 2021 - 8:00pm  Fri 10 September 2021 - 8:00pm Fri 12 August 2022 - 8.00pm
Sat 20 February 2021 - 2:30pm Sat 11 September 2021 - 2:30pm Sat 13 August 2022 - 2.30pm
Sat 20 February 2021 - 8:00pm Sat 11 September 2021 - 8:00pm Sat 13 August 2022 - 8.00pm

Cannot attend the new date?



Tickets: Tue to Thu 8pm and Matinees Wed, Thu & Sat 2.30pm: £46.50, £43.50, £29.50. Premium £53.50
Fri & Sat 8pm - £50.50, £47.50, £33.50. Premium £56.50
Concs: £2.50 off (exc. Premium seats and Fri/Sat 8pm perfs)
Under 16s - £5.00 off (exc. Premium seats and Fri/Sat 8pm perfs)
Group discounts available (exc. Premium seats and Fri/Sat 8pm perfs)


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