Ben Platt, Michael Park, and More on How Dear Evan Hansen Will Make You Hug Everyone You Love

The new Broadway musical is written by Benj Pasek, Justin Paul, and Steven Levenson.

Benj Pasek, Justin Paul, and Steven Levenson's award-winning musical Dear Evan Hansen celebrated its opening night on December 4 at the Music Box Theatre. The story of a lonely teen who has the sudden opportunity to transform his entire life, it's a show that reduces audience members to tears as they applaud the emotional vulnerability of its stars. Following the show, the company, Ben Platt, Laura Dreyfuss, Rachel Bay Jones, and Michael Park, talked with TheaterMania about performing such a gut-wrenching and life-affirming piece, which they guarantee will make viewers realize they are not alone.

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