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There’s a ‘Dear Evan Hansen’ YA Novel in the Works

If going to see the Tony-Award winning musical Dear Evan Hansen on the Broadway stage isn't quite in the cards for you, you're in luck because soon the story that swept up the hearts of millions will be available on bookshelves everywhere! The young adult novel will be written by the show's creators Steven Levenson, Benj Pasek, and Justin Paul with assistance from author Val Emmich. “For us, the most powerful and gratifying part of the journey of making this musical has been seeing the ways in which audiences have connected with these...
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Ben Platt to Star in New Movie ‘Love & Oatmeal’

While we are still giddy from the recent news that Dear Evan Hansen's Ben Platt would be starring in Ryan Murphy's upcoming Netflix series with Barbara Streisand and Gwyneth Paltrow, we now have some more exciting news to come of Platt's post-Hansen career! It was just announced that Platt will be heading to the big screen to star in a new movie titled Love & Oatmeal.  The film will follow “a twenty-something aspiring writer who, in the wake of his father’s sudden death, sees his dream of moving to Paris put in jeopardy when he...
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Ben Platt Reflects on ‘Dear Evan Hansen’ and His Amazing 2017

One year ago Dear Evan Hansen opened up on Broadway and quickly became the most popular and in-demand show of 2017. Pitch Perfect's Ben Platt took on the titular role of Evan Hansen, which was the most physically and vocally challenging role of his career, and wept and belted his way to a 2017 Tony win for Best Actor in a Musical.  At just 24-years-old, Platt is having his best year ever and to make things even better, he's capping it off with a Grammy nomination and a brand new record deal. Platt recently...
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The First Song From ‘The Greatest Showman’ is a Spectacular Number You Need to Listen to ASAP

The greatest show on Earth will be coming at you this Christmas when Hugh Jackman, Zac Efron, Michelle Williams and Zendaya sing their way into theaters for their new musical drama The Greatest Showman. The movie will tell the story of how P. T. Barnum (Jackman) started the Barnum & Bailey Circus and we finally have our first listen to the film's ensemble song "The Greatest Show" and let me tell you,  it is straight fire! Even though the movie will be taking place in the late 1800s/early 1900s, the music is...
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Ben Platt Will Take His Final Bow for ‘Dear Evan Hansen’ This November

Any Broadway fan has certainly been following the musical phenomenon that is Dear Evan Hansen. This past year the show has been almost entirely sold out with fans rushing to the Music Box Theater to see star Ben Platt shed some tears and beautiful songs as the show's titular character. Platt, who took home the Tony award for the role in the Best Musical-winning show has been giving both extremely physical and emotional performances for nearly four years including its workshops, and out of town and Off Broadway runs. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nlw8hp_vzec With his...
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