Music Box Theatre, (12/04/2016 - Present)

First Preview: Nov 14, 2016
Opening Date: Dec 04, 2016
Closing Date: Currently Running
Total Previews: 21
Total Performances: 289 as of August 13, 2017

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway

Opening Night Production Staff

Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Philip J. Smith: Chairman; Robert E. Wankel: President)

Produced by Stacey Mindich, Mickey Liddell, Hunter Arnold, Caiola Productions, Double Gemini Productions, Fakston Productions, Roy Furman, Harris Karma Productions, On Your Marks Group, Darren Bagert, Roger & William Berlind, Bob Boyett, Colin Callender, Caitlin Clements, Freddy DeMann, Dante Di Loreto, Bonnie & Kenneth Feld, FickStern Productions, Eric and Marsi Gardiner, Robert Greenblatt, Jere Harris and Darren DeVerna, The John Gore Organization, Mike Kriak, Arielle Tepper Madover, David Mirvish, Eva Price, Zeilinger Productions, Adam Zotovich, Ambassador Theatre Group, Independent Presenters Network and The Shubert Organization (Philip J. Smith: Chairman; Robert E. Wankel: President); Produced in association with Arena Stage (Molly Smith, Artistic Director; Edgar Dobie, Executive Director) and Second Stage Theatre (Carole Rothman, Artistic Director; Casey Reitz, Executive Director); Associate Producer: Jayne Hong and Rachel Weinstein

Originally presented July 9, 2015 to August 23, 2015 by Arena Stage (Molly Smith, Artistic Director; Edgar Dobie, Executive Director); New York premiere March 26, 2016 to May 29, 2016 at Second Stage Theatre (Carole Rothman, Artistic Director; Casey Reitz, Executive Director)

Book by Steven Levenson; Music by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul; Lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul; Music orchestrated by Alex Lacamoire; Vocal arrangements by Justin Paul; Additional arrangements by Justin Paul and Alex Lacamoire; Additional Orchestrations: Christopher Jahnke; Musical Director: Ben Cohn

Directed by Michael Greif; Choreographed by Danny Mefford; Associate Director: Adrienne Campbell-Holt; Associate Choreographer: Jonathan Warren

Scenic Design by David Korins; Costume Design by Emily Rebholz; Lighting Design by Japhy Weideman; Sound Design by Nevin Steinberg; Projection Design by Peter Nigrini; Hair Design by David Brian Brown; Associate Scenic Design: Amanda Stephens; Associate Costume Design: Heather Neil; Associate Lighting Design: Ken Wills; Associate Sound Design: Jessica Paz; Associate Projection Design: David Bengali

Executive Producer: Wendy Orshan and Jeffrey M. Wilson; General Manager: 101 Productions, Ltd.; Company Manager: Katrina Elliott; Associate Gen. Mgr: Chris Morey

Production Manager: Juniper Street Productions; Production Stage Manager: Judith Schoenfeld; Stage Manager: Michael McGoff

Musical Supervisor: Alex Lacamoire; Musical Coordinator: Michael Keller and Michael Aarons; Conducted by Ben Cohn; Associate Conductor: Jon Balcourt; Keyboard: Ben Cohn; Guitar: Justin Goldner and Dillon Kondor; Drums: Jamie Eblen; Bass: Rob Jost; Concert Master: Justin Smith; Viola: Todd Low; Cello: Adele Stein; Music Copying: Emily Grishman Music Preparation

Casting: Tara Rubin Casting and Lindsay Levine, CSA; Press Representative: DKC/O&M; Advertising: Serino/Coyne; Insights and Marketing: Serino/Coyne; Digital Marketing: Situation Interactive; Interactive & Content Marketing: Situation Interactive; Marketing Partnerships: Rose Polidoro; Vocal Consultant: Liz Caplan; Dance Captain: Olivia Puckett; Photographer: Matthew Murphy

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Opening Night Cast

Ben PlattEvan Hansen
(Nov 14, 2016 - Nov 19, 2017)
Laura DreyfussZoe Murphy
Mike FaistConnor Murphy
Rachel Bay JonesHeidi Hansen
Kristolyn Lloyd
Broadway debut
Alana Beck
Michael ParkLarry Murphy
Will Roland
Broadway debut
Jared Kleinman
Jennifer Laura ThompsonCynthia Murphy
Becca AyersVirtual Community Voice
Recorded voice only
Mary BaconVirtual Community Voice
Recorded voice only
Gerard CanonicoVirtual Community Voice
Recorded voice only
Jenn ColellaVirtual Community Voice
Recorded voice only
Adam HalpinVirtual Community Voice
Recorded voice only
Mykal KilgoreVirtual Community Voice
Recorded voice only
Stephen KunkenVirtual Community Voice
Recorded voice only
Tamika LawrenceVirtual Community Voice
Recorded voice only
Carrie ManolakosVirtual Community Voice
Recorded voice only
Ken MarksVirtual Community Voice
Recorded voice only
Asa SomersVirtual Community Voice
Recorded voice only
Jason TamVirtual Community Voice
Recorded voice only
Brenda WehleVirtual Community Voice
Recorded voice only
Natalie WeissVirtual Community Voice
Recorded voice only
Tim YoungVirtual Community Voice
Recorded voice only
Remy ZakenVirtual Community Voice
Recorded voice only

Standby: Asa Somers (Larry Murphy)

Understudies: Michael Lee Brown (Connor Murphy, Evan Hansen, Jared Kleinman), Garrett Long (Cynthia Murphy, Heidi Hansen), Olivia Puckett (Alana Beck, Zoe Murphy) and Colton Ryan (Connor Murphy, Evan Hansen, Jared Kleinman)

Current Cast



Ben PlattEvan Hansen
Laura DreyfussZoe Murphy
Mike FaistConnor Murphy
Rachel Bay JonesHeidi Hansen
Kristolyn Lloyd
Broadway debut
Alana Beck
Michael ParkLarry Murphy
Will Roland
Broadway debut
Jared Kleinman
Jennifer Laura ThompsonCynthia Murphy
Becca AyersVirtual Community Voice
Mary BaconVirtual Community Voice
Gerard CanonicoVirtual Community Voice
Jenn ColellaVirtual Community Voice
Adam HalpinVirtual Community Voice
Mykal KilgoreVirtual Community Voice
Stephen KunkenVirtual Community Voice
Tamika LawrenceVirtual Community Voice
Carrie ManolakosVirtual Community Voice
Ken MarksVirtual Community Voice
Asa SomersVirtual Community Voice
Jason TamVirtual Community Voice
Brenda WehleVirtual Community Voice
Natalie WeissVirtual Community Voice
Tim YoungVirtual Community Voice
Remy ZakenVirtual Community Voice

StandBy: Asa Somers (Larry Murphy),

Understudies: Michael Lee Brown (Connor Murphy, Evan Hansen, Jared Kleinman), Garrett Long (Cynthia Murphy, Heidi Hansen), Olivia Puckett (Alana Beck, Zoe Murphy) and Colton Ryan (Connor Murphy, Evan Hansen, Jared Kleinman),

Awards and Nominations

Tony Award®

winner 2017 Best Musical [winner] 

Produced by Stacey Mindich, Mickey Liddell, Hunter Arnold, Caiola Productions, Double Gemini Productions, Fakston Productions, Roy Furman, Harris Karma Productions, On Your Marks Group, Darren Bagert, Roger & William Berlind, Bob Boyett, Colin Callender, Caitlin Clements, Freddy DeMann, Dante Di Loreto, Bonnie & Kenneth Feld, FickStern Productions, Eric and Marsi Gardiner, Robert Greenblatt, Jere Harris and Darren DeVerna, The John Gore Organization, Mike Kriak, Arielle Tepper Madover, David Mirvish, Eva Price, Zeilinger Productions, Adam Zotovich, Ambassador Theatre Group, Independent Presenters Network and The Shubert Organization (Philip J. Smith: Chairman; Robert E. Wankel: President); Executive Producer: Wendy Orshan and Jeffrey M. Wilson; Produced in association with Arena Stage (Molly Smith, Artistic Director; Edgar Dobie, Executive Director) and Second Stage Theatre (Carole Rothman, Artistic Director; Casey Reitz, Executive Director)

winner 2017 Best Book of a Musical [winner] 

Book by Steven Levenson

winner 2017 Best Original Score Written for the Theatre [winner] 

Music by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul; Lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul

winner 2017 Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical [winner] 

Ben Platt

 2017 Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical [nominee] 

Mike Faist

winner 2017 Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical [winner] 

Rachel Bay Jones

 2017 Best Direction of a Musical [nominee] 

Michael Greif

winner 2017 Best Orchestrations [winner] 

Alex Lacamoire

 2017 Best Lighting Design of a Musical [nominee] 

Japhy Weideman

Songs

music by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul; lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul

ACT 1 Sung By
Anybody Have a Map?
(music by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul; lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul )
Heidi Hansen and Cynthia Murphy
Waving Through a Window
(music by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul; lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul )
Evan Hansen and Company
For Forever
(music by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul; lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul )
Evan Hansen
Sincerely, Me
(music by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul; lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul )
Connor Murphy, Evan Hansen and Jared Kleinman
Requiem
(music by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul; lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul )
Zoe Murphy, Larry Murphy and Cynthia Murphy
If I Could Tell Her
(music by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul; lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul )
Evan Hansen and Zoe Murphy
Disappear
(music by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul; lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul )
Connor Murphy, Evan Hansen, Alana Beck, Jared Kleinman, Cynthia Murphy, Larry Murphy and Zoe Murphy
You Will Be Found
(music by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul; lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul )
Evan Hansen and Company
ACT 2 Sung By
Sincerely, Me (Reprise)
(music by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul; lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul )
Connor Murphy and Jared Kleinman
To Break in a Glove
(music by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul; lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul )
Larry Murphy and Evan Hansen
Only Us
(music by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul; lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul )
Zoe Murphy and Evan Hansen
Good for You
(music by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul; lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul )
Heidi Hansen, Alana Beck, Jared Kleinman and Evan Hansen
You Will Be Found (Reprise)
(music by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul; lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul )
Company
Words Fail
(music by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul; lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul )
Evan Hansen
So Big/So Small
(music by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul; lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul )
Heidi Hansen
Finale
(music by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul; lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul )
Company

Replacement/Transfer Info


The following people are credited as replacements or additions if they were not credited on opening night.


Music Box Theatre

(12/4/2016 - Present)
Stage Manager: Kelly Stillwell, Brendan M. Fay.


Standbys: Bradley Dean (Larry Murphy).

Understudies: Mallory Bechtel (Zoe Murphy), Phoenix Best (Alana Beck), Lisa Brescia (Cynthia Murphy, Heidi Hansen), Nick Sacks.


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