Nicolette Robinson made her Broadway debut in Waitress, the Sara Bareilles musical, at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre September 4. The Invisible Thread and Brooklynite star stepped into the role of Jenna, becoming the first woman of color to take the lead in the Tony-nominated musical.
Flip through photos of Robinson’s Broadway debut below:
Go Inside Nicolette Robinson’s Broadway Debut in Waitress
Robinson, whose television credits include Perfect Couples, Hart of Dixie, and The Affair, will star in the musical for a limited engagement through October 28.
The current cast of Waitress includes Drew Gehling as Dr. Pomatter, Katie Lowes as Dawn, Adam Shapiro as Ogie, NaTasha Yvette Williams as Becky, Ben Thompson as Earl, Benny Elledge as Cal, and Bill Nolte as Joe.