Who is Sara Bareilles dating? What we know about the Girls5eva star's fiancé Joe Tippett

Find out what we know about Girls5eva star Sara Bareilles' fiancé Joe Tippett, and how their romance began below!

GIRLS5EVA. Sara Bareilles as Dawn in Episode 301 of GIRLS5EVA. Cr. Emily V. Aragones/Netflix © 2023
GIRLS5EVA. Sara Bareilles as Dawn in Episode 301 of GIRLS5EVA. Cr. Emily V. Aragones/Netflix © 2023 /

Emmy-nominated musical comedy Girls5eva has returned to our screens with its third season released on Netflix on March 14, 2024, bringing back the nostalgic charm and infectious tunes that fans have come to love! Alongside the hilarious antics of the show's ensemble cast, viewers are captivated not only by the on-screen chemistry but also by the off-screen romances that spark curiosity.

For those who aren't too familiar with the series, Girls5eva follows the misadventures of Sara Bareilles, Renée Elise Goldsberry, Busy Philipps, and Paula Pell, who portray former members of a ’90s girl group attempting to reclaim the spotlight once more, while navigating the complicated responsibilities of adult life. 

Amidst the laughter and catchy tunes, fans are wondering who's dating who, and when it comes to Sara Bareilles' engagement to Joe Tippett people want all the juicy details!

So, if you're curious about Sara Bareilles and Joe Tippett's relationship, you're in the right place! Join us as we reveal everything we know about the Girls5eva star's fiancé below!

Who is Joe Tippett?

Joe Tippett
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Born on March 1, 1982, in the charming town of Damascus, Maryland, USA, Joe Tippett is more than just your average actor. With a career spanning over a decade, Joe Tippett has left his mark on both the big and small screens, captivating audiences with his undeniable talent and charm!

You might recognize him from his standout performances in hit shows like Mare of Easttown, The Morning Show, and Monarch: Legacy of Monsters, where he's proven time, and time again that he's a force to be reckoned with in the world of entertainment.

But Tippett's talents aren't confined to the realm of television. He's also made huge waves on Broadway by dazzling audiences with his brilliant performances in beloved productions such as Waitress and Airline Highway, showcasing his versatility and magnetic stage presence.

How did Joe Tippett and Sara Bareilles meet?

Sara Bareilles, Joe Tippett
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It all began in August 2015, amidst the buzz of the out-of-town tryout for the enchanting musical Waitress at the American Repertory Theater in Cambridge, Massachusetts. It was here that Joe Tippett and Sara Bareilles crossed paths, igniting a spark that would soon blossom into something truly magical!

Reports suggest that their romance began in 2016, with whispers of their budding relationship circulating among eager fans. However, it wasn't until the glitz and glamour of the 2018 Tony Awards that the couple made their official debut, stepping out together and capturing hearts with their undeniable chemistry.

Sara Bareilles, Joe Tippett
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Fast-forward to the present day, and the couple finds themselves on the brink of an exciting new chapter! On January 1, 2023, Sara Bareilles took to Instagram to share the exciting news that her beloved beau had gotten down on one knee and popped the big question. In her heartfelt announcement, Bareilles couldn't contain her adoration for Tippett, declaring:

"The more I know you the more I know I love you... and you have introduced me to parts of myself I was afraid to love."

Sara Bareilles, via Instagram

Check out her full engagement announcement below: 

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