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Sara Bareilles

'I hope I live up to the hype': Jason Mraz to go to Broadway

When he was still a teenager, Jason Mraz considered musical theater as a career option but feared he'd end up frustrated and as a waiter. Now the singer-songwriter is ready to make that jump and he's picked an appropriately titled show — "Waitress."

The two-time Grammy Award-winning troubadour whose hits include "I'm Yours" and "I Won't Give Up" will make his Broadway debut in the hit musical starting Nov. 3.

"It's classy, it's classic, it's whimsical, it's kitsch, it's funny, its scandalous — it's got a little bit for everyone," said Mraz. "I love that I get out of my routine and try on a new routine that requires me to show up...