PASSING OF THE CAST: Check out Dear Evan Hansen’s Tony winning original star Ben Platt along with the show’s upcoming new leading men Noah Galvin and Taylor Trensch as they teamed up for a Music Video putting on their best 70’s attire and dancing to Earth, Wind & Fire’s GETAWAY.
As previously mentioned, Ben Platt is set to write one final therapeutic letter when he takes his final bow in the Tony winning Best Musical on November 19th, 2017 at the Music Theatre.
Following Platt’s departure, Noah Galvin will begin his strictly limited engagement donning the blue striped shirt, cackies, and arm cast from November 21st, 2017 through January 2018.
From there, Taylor Trensch (set to depart the Tony winning revival of Hello, Dolly on Broadway at the Shubert Theatre on January 14th, 2018) will begin his run fulltime as the “Evan Hansen” mid-January 2018. No official date has been confirmed when is Trensch’s exact first night at the Music Box Theatre.
Galvin and Trensch will be co-starring along with the show’s still running original cast members who have all extended their contracts through 2018.
Tony winner Rachel Bay Jones, (“Heidi”), Glee favorite Laura Dreyfuss (“Zoe”), Tony nominee Mike Faist (“Connor”), Tony nominee Jennifer Laura Thompson (“Cynthia”), Michael Parks (“Larry”), and Will Roland (“Jared”) will depart the show May 2018 while Kristolyn Lloyd (“Alana”) will stay through February 2018.
Don’t the EVANS got their groove on?!
Dear Evan Hansen Tony winner Ben Platt may be playing his final performance in the hit musical on November 19, but the farewell isn’t …
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