Waitress is a smash-hit musical, written by Sara Bareilles and Jessie Nelson, based on the 2007 film of the same name. The story of Waitress follows Jenna Hunterson, a baker and restaurant industry worker who is in an abusive relationship with her husband, Earl. After an unexpected life shift, Jenna sees a pie contest (and its grand prize) as her chance at a new life. This piece explores conversations on adversity, community, domestic abuse, love, and self-actualization. Nominated for multiple Tonys, Drama Desk Awards, and one Grammy, this musical is sure to touch the hearts of all who attend.