Ahead of the release of the Dear Evan Hansen cast album, fans of the new Broadway musical can stream the song “Requiem” for 24 hours beginning January 26.
The original Broadway cast recording of Benj Pasek, Justin Paul, and Steven Levenson’s original musical is now available for pre-order and will be released digitally February 3, with physical CDs available in stores and online February 24.
The Broadway transfer of Dear Evan Hansen began performances at the Music Box Theatre November 14, 2016, and opened to critical acclaim December 4. The cast album is being released by Atlantic Records.
The musical, about one student's struggle for identity amidst the chaos of high school, features a score by the Tony and Emmy-nominated songwriting team of Pasek and Paul (Dogfight, A Christmas Story), a book by Obie Award winner Levenson (Masters of Sex), choreography by Danny Mefford (Fun Home), and direction by three-time Tony nominee Michael Greif (Rent, Next to Normal, If/Then).
The cast of Dear Evan Hansen is made up of Ben Platt, Dreyfuss, Rachel Bay Jones, Thompson, Mike Faist, Park, Will Roland, Kristolyn Lloyd, Michael Lee Brown, Garrett Long, Olivia Puckett, Colton Ryan, and Asa Somers.
Watch the music video for the song “Only Us” from Dear Evan Hansen, sung by Platt and Dreyfuss.
The Dear Evan Hansen cast recording is being produced by Atlantic Records, music supervisor and orchestrator Alex Lacamoire, Pasek, and Paul, and co-produced by the show’s producer, Stacey Mindich.
Tickets to the Broadway show can be ordered from Telecharge.com or by calling (212) 239-6200. The Music Box Theatre box office is located at 239 West 45th Street, New York. For more information visit DearEvanHansen.com.