Dear Evan Hansen
is the deeply personal and profoundly contemporary musical about life and the way we live it.
A letter that was never meant to be seen, a lie that was never meant to be told, a life he never dreamed he could have. Evan Hansen is about to get the one thing he’s always wanted: a chance to finally fit in.
The winner of six Tony Awards (including Best Musical) and the Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, Dear Evan Hansen
features a book by Tony Award winner Steven Levenson, a score by Grammy®, Tony® and Academy Award® winners Benj Pasek and Justin Paul (La La Land
, The Greatest Showman
), and direction by four-time Tony Award nominee Michael Greif (Rent
, Next to Normal
).Dear Evan Hansen
opened on Broadway at the Music Box Theatre on December 4, 2016, where it’s broken all box office records and has struck a chord with critics and audiences alike.
‘One of the most remarkable shows in musical theater history.’ - The Washington Post
‘A gorgeous musical for anyone with a beating heart.’ - The New York Times
‘Dear Evan Hansen
, thanks for finding us. We've been waiting for a musical like you.’- Time Magazine
‘A transformative, original and thrillingly emotional new musical that delivers a direct jolt to the heart. It sweeps you up in raw emotion like no other show on Broadway.’- Time Out NY
“A game changer that hits you like a shot in the heart.” – Rolling Stone
‘That rare show that connects and enlightens all of us! As deeply universal and utterly compelling as anything you're likely to see on stage.’ - NY1
‘An inspirational anthem resonating on Broadway and beyond. Dear Evan Hansen
is a message of hope shining on center stage for all to see.’ - NBC Nightly News