The London production will resume performances at the Noel Coward Theatre from the 26th October.

(c) Matthew Murphy

Casting has been announced for the West End return of Dear Evan Hansen which will resume performances at the Noel Coward Theatre 26th October.

Currently booking until the 13th February 2022, the production will see Sam Tutty returns to the title role that won him the 2020 Olivier Award for Best Actor in a Musical. He will be joined by returning cast members Lucy Anderson (Zoe Murphy), Doug Colling (Connor Murphy) and Marcus Harman (who will play Evan Hansen at certain performances), Jack Loxton (Jared Kleinman), Rebecca McKinnis (Heidi Hansen), Lauren Ward (Cynthia Murphy) and Rupert Young (Larry Murphy). Iona Fraser takes on the role of (Alana Beck).  Completing the Company are Tricia Adele-Turner, Haydn Cox, Hannah Lindsey, Mark Peachey and James Winter with new cast members Ellis Kirk, Samantha Mbolekwa, Hannah Qureshi and Mitchell Zhangazha.

Directed by Michael Greif, Dear Evan Hansen opened at the Noel Coward Theatre in 2019 and won the 2020 Olivier Award for Best Musical and Best Score. It originally opened on Broadway in 2016 where it went on to win six 2017 Tony Awards including Best Musical.

The musical features a book by Tony Award-winner Steven Levenson, and a score by Grammy®, Tony® and Academy Award® winners Benj Pasek and Justin Paul.  

Meanwhile, the creative team for the production includes choreography by Danny Mefford, scenic design by David Korins, projection design by Peter Nigrini, costume design by Emily Rebholz, lighting design by Japhy Weideman, sound design by Nevin Steinberg, and hair design by David Brian Brown.  Music supervision, orchestrations and additional arrangements are by Alex Lacamoire.  Ben Cohn is the Associate Music Supervisor.  UK Casting is by Jill Green Casting,Vocal arrangements and additional arrangements are by Justin Paul. Judith Schoenfeld is the Production Supervisor. General Management by 101 Productions, Ltd.

Dear Evan Hansen resumes performances at the Noel Coward Theatre from the 26th October.