Dear Evan Hansen Dares to Share
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Dear Evan Hansen
About the Cast
ZACHARY NOAH PISER (Evan Hansen). (he/him) Original Evan Hansen alternate in DEH’s international premiere in Toronto. Broadway: Wicked (Boq). Off-Broadway: Sweeney Todd (Tobias), Adventurephile, Mad Libs Live! Regional: Row (Williamstown), The Heart of Rock & Roll (Old Globe), Godspell (Marriott). PBS’s “Camp TV” series. Bay Area native and proud Northwestern grad. Love to my team, Adam, Mom & Dad! @zach_piser
JESSICA PHILLIPS (Heidi Hansen). (she/ her) Jessica returns to Broadway after originating this role in the critically acclaimed Dear Evan Hansen 1st national tour. Other Broadway: Leap of Faith, Priscilla Queen of the Desert. Next to Normal, Jesus Christ Superstar, The Scarlet Pimpernel (1, 2 & 3). TV & film: Joan on season 2 of “Why Women Kill,” A.C.A. Pippa Cox on “Law & Order: SVU,” “Royal Pains,” “Bronx Warrants,” “Elementary,” “The Ordained,” “Unforgettable,” La vida inesperada, Absent Mind. For my sons.
About Dear Evan Hansen
The winner of the Grammy Award®, the Olivier Award, and six Tony Awards® including Best Musical, 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. The New York Times calls it “a gorgeous musical for anyone with a beating heart.” The Los Angeles Times hails it as “a cultural phenomenon.” 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).
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