Winner of 6 Tony Awards including Best Musical, Dear Evan Hansen is "a cultural phenomenon." (LA Times)A letter that was never meant to be seen, a lie that was never meant to be told, a life he never dreamed he could have. Evan Hansen is about to get the one thing he's always wanted: a chance to finally fit in. Dear Evan Hansen is the deeply personal and profoundly contemporary musical about life and the way we live it. Dear Evan Hansen has struck a remarkable chord with audiences and critics everywhere, including The Washington Post who says Dear Evan Hansen is "one of the most remarkable shows in musical theatre history." The New York Times calls it "a gorgeous musical for anyone with a beating heart." And NBC Nightly News declares the musical "an anthem resonating on Broadway and beyond." Dear Evan Hansen features a book by Tony Award ® winner Steven Levenson, a score by Grammy ® , Tony ® , Olivier ® and Academy Award ® winners Benj Pasek and Justin Paul (La La Land, The Greatest Showman), and direction by four - time Tony Award nominee Michael Greif (Rent, Next to Normal).