Dear Evan Hansen
The Dear Evan Hansen movie was widely criticized online, particularly for Ben's role as a high school student.
Dear Evan Hansen perfected the Tony Awards to Twitter meme pipeline.
“Really part of what bums me out about ‘Dear Evan Hansen’ is that I'm actually a Ben Platt fan.”
Where does your favourite rank?
The "Dear Evan Hansen" Cast Shared That Ben Platt Is Constantly Breaking Out Into Song, And Honestly, I'm Not Even Surprised
"I just know I've ruined a lot of takes with laughter."
Honestly, just move into a movie theater at this point.
Call Me A Nerd, But I'm Just Really Curious If You Associate The Same Songs With These Musicals As I Do Too
Good luck leaving without these songs in your head.
"Were I not to do the movie, it probably wouldn’t have been made.”
I'll never listen to "Come on Eileen" the same way again.
Which iconic three-girl group must go?
Ben Platt Explained Why It Took Him Five Years To Start Dating Noah Galvin, And It's Honestly So Sweet
“I didn’t see the light for a long time, and then I realized, you know, that he was the guy.”
Age really is but a number.
Hamilton? Six? Newsies?
There's at least one super-famous song in each of these musicals.
Hamilton = dark academia!
“Seeing advice geared toward someone specifically who is the child of immigrants really made all the difference in how I was thinking about mental health treatment.”
Ben Platt Reacted To The Critique Of His Age In The "Dear Evan Hansen" Movie, And He Made A Good Point
"To the randos being jerks about age...watch Grease."
Platt is certainly not the first adult to play a teenager onscreen, nor is he the first to look his age while doing it.
Welcome to Broadway!
Like modern day Pictionary!
Is Ben the Evan you wanted?
Such a cool cast so far.
Can we just skip to 2021 already? 🥺
Grab a cup of tea and dig into these great reads!
What show are Angelica and Jean ValJean from?
"Helpless" or "Burn"?
The show must go on... except for a few of these.
This will be VERY hard for theater kids.
"Defying Gravity", "Seasons of Love", or "Elephant Love Medley"?
"Now it's as important as ever to be kind."
"Anybody have a map?"
It'll be fetch!
Find out now.
Let’s put your musical knowledge to the test!
The show must go on!
"I basically copied the way he sang and that's how I learned to sing..."
Only Ben Platt can ease my mind.
Sliding into DMs, doing 'shrooms, and more.
Jagged Little Pill is rough around the edges, but it feels so good (swimming in your stomach).
"I'm tap-tap-tapping on the glass..."
The single, "Found/Tonight," is a mash-up of two songs from the musicals Hamilton and Dear Evan Hansen.
🎶 You will be found 🎶
You will be found.
Beyoncé Graced The Hit Musical "Dear Evan Hansen" With Her Presence And The Cast Completely Lost Their Minds
Dear Beyoncé, we can't even. Sincerely, the cast of Dear Evan Hansen.
Whose window should you wave through?
"Don't waste any time trying to be like anybody but yourself."
There were few clear frontrunners in an unpredictable Tonys year.
How suicide is depicted onscreen for young audiences has become one of the most debated topics of the year. The writers, directors, and mental health experts behind 13 Reasons Why, Dear Evan Hansen, and Audrie & Daisy spoke to BuzzFeed News about what it means when these kinds of stories become teen obsession.
The 2017 Tony nominations reflect a theater season packed with talent. While these actors didn't make the cut this year, they deserve acclaim for their standout performances.
You've been listening to the cast recording non-stop, but can you guess which emojis represent each song?
♫ On the outside always looking in, will I ever be more than I've always been? ♫
From Disney princesses to the end of Idol and those who've kept Harry Potter and Star Trek alive, BuzzFeed Entertainment reported on what goes on in the worlds of your faves this past year.