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Sara Bareilles Looks to Star in 'Alice in Wonderland' Musical

This just might be the news of the day! has learned exclusively that Sara Bareilles, songwriter and recent star of Waitress, has eyes on starring in Tony winner Duncan Sheik's previously reported stage adaptation of Alice in Wonderland. Waitress book writer Jessie Nelson and Sheik's Spring Awakening co-writer Steven Sater are also at work on the new musical.

Alice In Wonderland

Sara Bareilles, Steven Sater, Jessie Nelson & Duncan Sheik
(Photos: Emilio Madrid-Kuser & Caitlin McNaney)

“Duncan Sheik, Steven Sater and Jessie Nelson are collaborating on a new musical inspired by Alice in Wonderland," Bareilles told exclusively. "I am a huge fan of all of theirs and hopeful my schedule will allow me to perform in the new musical as things evolve! Lots of moving parts for me, but I will keep everyone posted!"

Click here for the article published by Andy Lefkowitz on March 15, 2018.