The new film will include only 9 of Pasek and Paul songs from the stage production including WAVING THROUGH A WINDOW, FOR FOREVER, SINCERLEY ME, REQUIEM, and of course YOU WILL BE FOUND. There will also be 2 new songs written specifically for the movie consisting of…
THE ANONYMOUS ONES (sung by the character of “Alana Beck”)
A LITTLE CLOSER (sung by “Connor Murphy”.
With all of this, sadly the following songs from the stage production will NOT appear in the film consisting of….
the show’s PROLOUGE number ANYBODY HAVE A MAP,
TO BREAK IN A GLOVE,
the revealing and intense f*** you anthem GOOD FOR YOU.
This is all sung by the film’s promising incredible all-star cast consisting of…..
Ben Platt reprising his Tony winning performance as the title role,
Oscar, Emmy, and Golden Globe winner Julianne Moore as “Heidi Hansen”,
Golden Globe nominee Kaitlyn Dever as “Zoe Murphy”,
Oscar nominee Amy Adams as “Cynthia Murphy”,
Colton Ryan reprising his performance he understudied in the Broadway production as “Connor Murphy”,
Acclaimed actress and singer Amandla Stenberg as “Alana Beck”,
Acclaimed actor and comedian Nik Dodani as “Jared Kleinman”,
Danny Pino as “Larry”.
The film adaptation of Dear Evan Hansen is coming to Theaters on September 24th, 2021.
Meanwhile, the stage version is set to return this year!! The Broadway company of Dear Evan Hansen will reopen at the Music Box Theatre starting December 11th, 2021. Meanwhile, the London company reopens at the Noel Coward Theatre starting October 26th, 2021. From there, the North American National Tour will re-kick off December 7th, 2021 in Greensboro, NC before traveling to more than 30 cities across both the USA and and Canada.
WORDS FAIL to describe our excitement. Once again, we seriously cannot wait to go WATCH, WATCH, WATCHIN’ this movie at our local movie Theaters.
Thoughts on the soundtrack?
Who is excited for this film?!!