Dear Evan Hansen: Musical Info & Synopsis


Dear Evan Hansen tells the story of Evan, a high school student with social anxiety, who becomes entangled in a web of lies after the death of a classmate. When a letter he wrote to himself is mistaken as a farewell note from the deceased, Evan finds himself at the center of a wave of sympathy and attention. As he navigates this newfound popularity, Evan must confront his own insecurities, face the consequences of his actions, and learn the importance of authenticity and connection.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Contemporary (2015)

Cast Size: 17+

Genre: Dramedy

Setting: 2010s / USA

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics: Benj Pasek, Justin Paul

Book: Steven Levenson

Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (2017)➝


Audition Songs: Theatre Trip

Licensing: Music Theatre International➝

Sheet Music: Amazon➝


2010s, FamilyMega Musical, Original, Pop/RockPopular, School, Tony Award

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