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Dear Evan Hansen to return to the West End in October

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Producer Stacey Mindich is at present (13 May 2021) thrilled to announce that the London manufacturing of Dear Evan Hansen, which received the 2020 Olivier Award for Best Musical, will reopen at the Noël Coward Theatre on 26 October 2021. Tickets for the West End manufacturing will go on public sale on 18 May 2021.

In addition, Mindich broadcasts that the Broadway manufacturing will open on 11 December 2021 when the Tony Award-winning Best Musical will return to its dwelling at the Music Box Theatre 5 years after its unique Broadway opening.

The third 12 months of the record-breaking North American Tour will relaunch on 7 December 2021 in Greensboro, North Carolina earlier than visiting greater than 30 cities throughout the US and Canada in the 2021/22 season.  For a full listing of tour cities and venues, go to www.dearevanhansen.com

“It’s a exceptional feeling to put plans in place to relaunch all three Dear Evan Hansen corporations, although we, like everybody in the theater trade, are going through appreciable challenges,” Mindich stated. “We will proceed safely and well to guarantee a secure and equitable office for everybody once we return, and shield our forged, crew and audiences amidst a world ceaselessly modified and constantly evolving due to each the international pandemic and the cultural and racial reckoning. We hope that Dear Evan Hansen’s message of human connection and acceptance will really feel extra important than ever.”

As a part of the relaunch, Mindich has promised that, with the assist of their psychological well being not-for-profit companions in the UK and the US, all three productions will maintain a particular evening in their first weeks of performances to honor psychological well being care employees and volunteers, who will probably be invited to attend as company.

“Mental well-being has grow to be a core a part of our present’s narrative over the years, and we hear from so many viewers members about how the present has helped them on their very own journeys to psychological wellness,” Mindich stated. “We have had long-standing relationships with a few of this international locations and the United Kingdom’s psychological well being not-for-profits and we wish to honour the psychological well being care employees and volunteers who’ve labored tirelessly via these making an attempt instances.”

Obtaining Government backed contingency insurance coverage to shield towards additional unscheduled closures stays a precedence.  All plans for the re-opening of Dear Evan Hansen are in accordance with the Government’s newest directives and due to this fact topic to change.   While COVID pointers and security protocols are nonetheless being labored out, the intention is to open at full capability.

Dear Evan Hansen includes a e-book by Tony Award-winner Steven Levenson, a rating by Grammy®, Tony® and Academy Award® winners Benj Pasek and Justin Paul and route by four-time Tony Award nominee Michael Greif.

Dear Evan Hansen opened at the Music Box Theatre to rave evaluations on December 4, 2016, the place it has damaged all field workplace data.  It went on to win six 2017 Tony Awards, together with Best Musical, the Drama League Award for Outstanding Musical Production, two Obie Awards, a Drama Desk Award, two Outer Critics Circle Awards and two Helen Hayes Awards. The present launched its First North American Tour at the Buell Theatre in Denver, Colorado in October 2018 and has since carried out in greater than 40 cities throughout North America taking part in for greater than 1.5 million viewers members.

The West End Production of Dear Evan Hansen opened at the Noël Coward Theatre in November 2019 and just lately received the 2020 Olivier Award for Best New Musical, together with two different Olivier Awards. The present’s now-iconic blue polo and arm forged are a part of the everlasting assortment of the National Museum of American History in Washington, DC.

The Grammy Award-winning Original Broadway Cast Recording of Dear Evan Hansen, produced by Atlantic Records, was launched in February 2017, making a unprecedented debut on the Billboard 200 and getting into the chart at #8 – the highest charting debut place for an unique forged album since 1961 – and went on to win the 2018 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theatre Album.

Keep your eyes peeled for tickets on Tuesday 18 May!