Ms. Bareilles, who composed the music and wrote the lyrics to the hit show, will succeed Jessie Mueller in the lead role on March 31.
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While “Waitress” gathers steam and may be destined to be a hit, the final curtain fell for “Tuck Everlasting,” which had a last-minute uptick in revenue.
This musical, set in a diner and scored by Sara Bareilles, centers on a woman stuck in an unhappy marriage.
Nine shows earned more than $1 million apiece for the week ending April 3.
The singer-songwriter is part of a new twist in musical theater: pop stars trying to make the leap to Broadway.
The musical, based on the 2007 film of the same name, is scheduled to begin performances in March.