Dear Evan Hansen, the latest Broadway stage to screen adaptation, had its world premiere tonight at the Toronto International Film Festival (tiff). Here are some of the very first reactions for the musical.
How does the film adapt to screen?
How is Ben Platt as Evan?
What about the rest of the cast?
Ultimately, is the film good?
Dear Evan Hansen releases on September 24th in theaters, and IMAX, around the country.
Jacob is a film critic and co-founder of the Music City Drive-In. He is a member of the Music City Film Critics’ Association and specializes in the awards season. You can find him on Twitter @Tberry57.