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Dear Evan Hanson Celebrates 1000 Shows

Dear Evan Hanson Celebrates 1000 Shows

The cast of the smash Broadway Musical Dear Evan Hanson celebrated their 1000 show this evening with a special curtain call, balloons, cake and surprised audience members with a free commemorative tee shirt featuring a tree with 1000 apples and the shows logo printed on the front. The winner of a 2018 Grammy Award and six 2017 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Dear Evan Hansen features a book by Tony Award-winner Steven Levenson,a score by Academy Award and Tony winning composers Benj Pasek & Justin Paul, and direction by 4-time Tony®Award nominee Michael Greif. The Original Broadway Cast Recording of Dear Evan Hansen, produced by Atlantic Records, was released in February 2017, making an extraordinary debut on the Billboard 200 and entering the chart at #8 – the highest charting debut position for an original cast album since 1961. 

Declared “One of the most remarkable shows in musical theater history” by the Washington Post’s Peter Marks, Dear Evan Hansenopened at the Music Box Theatre to rave reviews on December 4, 2016, where it’s broken all box office records and has struck a chord with critics and audiences alike.

Sky Lakota-Lynch, Alex Boniello, Phoenix Best, Jennifer Laura Thompson, Michael Park, Andrew Barth Feldman, Mallory Bechtel, Lisa Brescia
Asa Somers, Jennifer Laura Thompson, Michael Park, Andrew Barth Feldman

Michael Greif, Andrew Barth Feldman, Stacey Mindich
Andrew Barth Feldman
Michael Greif, Jennifer Laura Thompson, Michael Park,Stacey Mindich
Jennifer Laura Thompson, Michael Park

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