"Dear Evan Hansen" is about how we share, like, and friend, love, feel, and survive in the modern world. Winner of six 2017 Tony Awards, including Best Musical. More…
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. Created by three-time Tony-nominated director Michael Greif ('Rent,' 'Next to Normal,' 'Grey Gardens'), Tony-nominated songwriters Benj Pasek and Justin Paul ('A Christmas Story,' NBC’s 'Smash'), and playwright Steven Levenson, 'Dear Evan Hansen' is a new American musical about life and the way we live it.
See it if will be one of the best shows you will see all year! Get acting, singing and staging. This is what I call a big time show that is must see.
Don't see it if Based on the topic and subject, some may be heart broken on the subject or have a bad remembrance .
See it if you're interested in new musicals on offbeat but meaningful topics with innovative, rock-based scores sung by a great cast
Don't see it if You don't like contemporary rock musicals about teenagers with lyrics sometimes screamed as well as youthful enthusiasm
See it if Lauded original pop musical feat. a young man yearning for love and acceptance. Depending on the lead, very affecting and moving.
Don't see it if Both rewards and punishes deceit. In his empathetic role, unfortunately, Ben Platt is irreplaceable.
See it if The message that suicide is never the answer. You are not alone. It funny too. Great show for teens too.
Don't see it if About Suicide. It is a little too long.
See it if you want to see this giant hit. Ben Platt gives a unique and memorable performance. All the actors were excellent.
Don't see it if You want a light musical. This one is very intense and deals with many serious issues. Stressful to watch at times! Really a strange story
See it if You enjoy beautifully made theater that is both funny and sad, quirky and fresh, beautiful and at times heartbreaking.
Don't see it if This is all about anxiety and suicide. Don't see it if those are triggers for you.
See it if want to experience the next step in musical storytelling post-Hamilton, & shouldn't miss Ben Platt's perfect performance as Evan Hansen
Don't see it if social issue theatre makes you squirm in your seat, teen suicide, broken families, or pop rock are not your jam, jelly or preserves
See it if Confluence of mis-parenting, HS misfit, social anxiety & social media prove despite mistakes everyone matters and deserves love & friendship
Don't see it if Difficulty with serious issues including teenage suicide, social outcast, extreme shyness, isolation, and mental health & anxiety medication
See it if you like inventive musicals that have an important message.This is a DO NOT MISS show. See it. As close to flawless as a musical can be.
Don't see it if you are brain dead! This is even stronger than when it was at Second Stage. Cast is brilliant, score is excellent, staging is marvelous. GO!
See it if It’s like the high points of Glee seasons 1-2 but w/ original songs. Distinctly modern: high stakes digitally compounded at untenable scale.
Don't see it if Otherwise conventional. Makes safe bets. Can’t go wrong pinning burden of your personal fulfillment on unavailable girl. #youwillbeforgiven
See it if you like small wonderful musicals about family & adolescence w/ lots of emotion & plenty of tears. Really looking forward to the cast album!
Don't see it if You have no interest in teen angst, you have a strong moral opposition to lying no matter why, you need lots of dancing or big sets.
See it if you enjoy good singing, great performance by Andrew Feldman,a relevant story and want to see what the hype is about.
Don't see it if you are tired of shows about teenage angst. Topic is important but was somewhat trivialized here - more like the CW network version
See it if We've all seen plays about teenage angst, but this one shares so generously. A cast who feel thoroughly committed to their stories and sing.
Don't see it if ...so well, relatable and modern themes that are compelling, result in a production where the audience of all ages cries with the actors.
See it if You are ready to ugly cry in public. This is moving, beautifully written, and superbly acted. Ben Platt is simply outstanding
Don't see it if You want traditional musical with dance breaks or are unprepared for being taken on an emotional journey
See it if you like musicals that blend timeless morals and modern settings. Screens highlighting digital media are juxtaposed with domestic scenes.
Don't see it if you don't want to be moved, dislike contemporary musicals, prefer a show with a lot of bells and whistles in choreography, or lack a heart.
See it if This Wed. mat had no gray haired matrons, young audience.Characters were one dimensional,story was less than compelling. Not an empty seat!
Don't see it if Do not see if you perfer dramas .
See it if you want a beautiful musical filled with heart ripping themes and deep emotions wrapped in a perfect production.
Don't see it if you don't care about the feelings that make us human or you don't like musicals.
See it if you want to go on an emotional rollercoaster with a contemporary story. FYI: You WILL cry.
Don't see it if you want a happy show or are extremely sensitive to the themes of: suicide, social anxiety, lying.
See it if Anxious and lonely kid ties himself up in a web of lies, but discovers himself and love in the process. Struggles of growing up/raising kids
Don't see it if Suicide, mental health issues, bullying, or death of a child are triggering
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See it if you want to see an intelligent musical whose subtitle could be "What a tangled web we weave!".
Don't see it if modern set design and lighting irritate you (think Curious Incident).
See it if You want to see an original play about teenage struggles, beautifully acted with beautiful songs. Relevant to anyone who has felt alone.
Don't see it if You are triggered by serious teenage issues and problems. This is a heartbreaking story.
See it if you are looking for a totally surprising new kind of Broadway musical.
Don't see it if you aren't interested in a new theater experience.