Broadway San Jose will present the South Bay premiere of Dear Evan Hansen at San Jose’s Center for the Performing Arts – June 8th – 19th, 2022

Stephen Christopher Anthony as ‘Evan Hansen’ and the North American touring company of
DEAR EVAN HANSEN. Photo by Matthew Murphy

SAN JOSE, CA (April 14, 2022)—Broadway San Jose, a Nederlander Presentation, will present the South Bay premiere of Dear Evan Hansen at San Jose’s Center for the Performing Arts (255 S. Almaden Blvd.) Wednesday, June 8 through Sunday, June 19, 2022. Pickets ($35–$175) are available online at broadwaysanjose.com, by calling 408-792-4111, or in-person at the San Jose Civic Box Office (150 W. San Carlos St., San Jose). Group orders of 10 or more may be placed by calling 669-242-8559Ticket prices are subject to change without notice.

The performance schedule for Dear Evan Hansen is as follows: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays at 7:30 p.m.; Fridays at 8 p.m.; Saturdays at 2 p.m. & 8 p.m.; and Sundays at 1 p.m. & 6:30 p.m.

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 features a book by Tony Award-winner Steven Levenson (Fosse/Verdon)a score by Grammy®, Tony® and Academy Award® winners Benj Pasek and Justin Paul (La La LandThe Greatest Showman), and direction by four-time Tony Award nominee Michael Greif (RentNext to Normal).

The North American tour casting includes Stephen Christopher Anthony in the title role. Jessica Sherman plays ‘Heidi Hansen’, Claire Rankin plays ‘Cynthia Murphy’, and John Hemphill plays ‘Larry Murphy.’ Nikhil Saboo and Stephanie La Rochelle round out the Murphy family (as Connor and Zoe, respectively), with Alessandro Costantini as ‘Jared Kleinman’ and Ciara Alyse Harris as ‘Alana Beck’ completing the on-stage company.

The cast also includes Sam Primack (as the Evan alternate) along with understudies Alaina AndersonHaile FerrierMatthew Edward KempColeen SextonDaniel Robert SullivanKelsey Venter, and Julian Diaz-Granados.

Declared “theatrical magic” by the Washington Post’s Peter Marks, Dear Evan Hansen opened at the Music Box Theatre to rave reviews on December 4, 2016, where it’s broken all box office records and struck a chord with critics and audiences alike. It went on to win six 2017 Tony Awards, including 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.

Dear Evan Hansen, produced by Stacey Mindich, features scenic design by David Korins, projection design by Peter Nigrini, costume design by Emily Rebholz, lighting design by Japhy Weideman, sound design by Nevin Steinberg, and hair design by David Brian Brown.  Music supervision, orchestrations and additional arrangements are by Alex Lacamoire.  Ben Cohn is the Associate Music Supervisor.  Vocal arrangements and additional arrangements are by Justin PaulDanny Mefford is the choreographer. Casting by Tara Rubin Casting/Xavier RubianoSash Bischoff, Adam Quinn and Danny Sharron are the Associate Directors. Judith Schoenfeld is the Production Supervisor. US General Management 101 Productions.

Recommended for ages 12+; This production contains some adult themes, including discussions of suicide. Children under the age of five will not be permitted in the theatre.

For more information, please visit DearEvanHansen.com.

Broadway San Jose—the Northern California affiliate of the Nederlander organization—presents touring Broadway musicals at the San Jose Center for Performing Arts and is a member of the Broadway League.

Broadway San Jose’s Health and Safety Policy:
Broadway San Jose asks audiences to join in providing the safest space possible for patrons, cast, crew, and staff. For the most up-to-date information on Broadway San Jose’s COVID-19 policies, visit: broadwaysanjose.com/information/safe-and-clean-commitment/.

Masks are required for all ticketholders and must be worn at all times, except when actively eating or drinking in designated areas.

For questions regarding this policy, please email info@broadwaysanjose.com.

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