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Dear Evan Hansen

239 W 45th St, Music Box Theater, New York City, NY 10036-3902
+1 212-239-6200
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Lack of Sensitivity re: Teen Suicide

I cannot recommend Dear Evan Hansen because of the way it addresses teenage suicide. While I... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
PAFamilyTravel
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Philadelphia, PA
Serious topic with comic relief and great music

We’d wanted to see Dear Even Hansen for some time and had our opportunity on a recent trip. Our... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Kenneth P
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Tampa, Florida, United States
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239 W 45th St, Music Box Theater, New York City, NY 10036-3902
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I cannot recommend Dear Evan Hansen because of the way it addresses teenage suicide. While I commend songwriter Benj Pasek for wanting to share his high school experience about his classmate's drug overdose, I disagree with creating a comedy about Benj's observation of how teenagers...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We’d wanted to see Dear Even Hansen for some time and had our opportunity on a recent trip. Our seats were great and the venue somewhat small so most seats seemed like hey would be good. Prices were not bad. The cast was awesome and...More

Thank Kenneth P
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We wanted to see this show last year when we visited, but tickets were so hard to come by we waited (it still sells out well in advance). This play's enduring popularity is impressive. With a cast of only eight actors, they give a delightful...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We laughed and we cried. Tony award and Grammy award winning must see show. Relevant story for high school teens and all parents.

Thank Samuel C
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Outstanding musical theatre production! Serious content handled with sensitivity and professionalism Highly Recommended.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I watched this with my 12 year old daughter. She would give it 5 stars as she said it was one of the best, if not the best musical she has seen. For me however, it was very good, but not the best. I get...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I waited a year to see this show so the tickets were available somewhere other than By people reselling. It was so worth the wait. My husband I have seen a lot of plays- this is a great one. A good message yes, but not...More

Thank Micky O
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The story reflects the struggle of growing up in today’s young society..... my daughter and I had a similar conversation on the drive to the train....it’s so hard to explain the consequences of making emotional decisions...mainly because we have all done this and the lessons...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a musical so you will get some nice music well performed both by the actors and by the orchestra ‘in the sky’. Unfortunately amongst songs and talks , there were a lot of shouting matches which, in my view did not relate to...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An amazing, brilliant, relatable broadway show on every level. I laughed and cried through throughout the entire thing. I didn't want it to end. Just perfect. A MUST see!

Thank Rachel H
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