Dear Evan Hansen Chicago Tour


 

 

 

The Broadway in Chicago announced on Thursday that the Tony Award winning musical "Dear Evan Hansen", will be making its way to Chicago as part of the numerous stops it will make in its 2018-2019 national tour. This is some good news for musical fanatics in Chicago. The city is expected to be among the first stops in the tour. This news, however, suggests that the city will not be getting its own dedicated  production of the biggest Broadway hit of last season. Broadway in Chicago did offer details on projected dates or number of weeks of the tour.

‘Dear Evan Hansen’ which remains a tough ticket on Broadway features a book by Steven Levenson and a score by Justin Paul and Benj Pasek. Ben Platt, a major star in the production is however expected to leave the project in November. The tour is expected to wrap in Denver in the fall of 2018.