Photo credit: Sam Tutty (Evan Hansen), Rebecca McKinnis (Heidi Hansen) (Photo by Matthew Murphy)

‘Dear Evan Hansen’ to close in the West End

The production will play a final performance in October.

Sophie Thomas
Sophie Thomas

Dear Evan Hansen will play a final performance at the Noel Coward Theatre on 22 October. Book Dear Evan Hansen tickets on London Theatre.

During its West End run, Dear Evan Hansen won three Olivier Awards, including Best New Musical, Best Original Score or New Orchestrations (Music and Lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, Orchestration by Alex Lacamoire), and Best Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical (Sam Tutty).

The Dear Evan Hansen cast includes Tutty as Evan Hansen, Lucy Anderson as Zoe Murphy, Doug Colling as Connor Murphy, Iona Fraser as Alana Beck, Marcus Harman, Jack Loxton as Jared Kleinman, Rebecca McKinnis as Heidi Hansen, Lauren Ward as Cynthia Murphy, Rupert Young as Larry Murphy, Tricia Adele-Turner, Haydn Cox, Kristen Gaetz, Ellis Kirk, Hannah Lindsey, Samantha Mbolekwa, Mark Peachey, Hannah Qureshi, James Winter and Mitchell Zhangazha.

Dear Evan Hansen follows Evan Hansen, an awkward teenager who suddenly finds himself in the "in-crowd" at high school. In a Dear Evan Hansen review for London Theatre, our critic said: "It's not just a musical for the social media age... Benj Pasek and Justin Paul's beautiful score... has integrity and depth that matches the story they have to tell."

Dear Evan Hansen features a book by Steven Levenson, a score by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, and direction by Michael Greif. Dear Evan Hansen choreography is by Danny Mefford, with scenic design by David Korins, costume design by Emily Rebholz, lighting design by Japhy Weideman, and sound design by Nevin Steinberg.

When will Dear Evan Hansen close in the West End?

Dear Evan Hansen will close at the Noel Coward Theatre on 22 Oct. 2022. Dear Evan Hansen began performances on 29 Oct. 2019, ahead of an opening night on 19 Nov. 2019. When the musical closes in London, Dear Evan Hansen will have played in the West End for three years.

Dear Evan Hansen is at the Noël Coward Theatre to 22 October.

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