Calling all Stranger Things fans! If you love watching Gaten Matarazzo as Dustin Henderson on your TV screens (who doesn’t?) then get ready for some good news. The 19-year-old actor is heading back to Broadway this summer for a show you definitely don’t want to miss.
The Connecticut native originally got his start in show business on Broadway, playing the roles of Gavroche in Les Misérables and Benjamin in Priscilla, Queen of the Desert. Fans know he’s a great singer and love to see him sing on Stranger Things and in viral videos. So if you’re in the mood for a New York City trip this summer, we have just want you need.
According to Deadline, Gatarazzo will be portraying Jared Kleinman in a Broadway production of the Tony-winning musical Dear Evan Hansen! The Netflix star will make his debut on July 19, 2022 at the Music Box Theatre in Manhattan.
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This is no doubt exciting news for Stranger Things fans, so you’d better scoop up your tickets today if you want to check out the show!
Matarazzo is currently enjoying the success of Stranger Things season 4, which debuted its first volume on May 27, 2022. Fans have been waiting at the edge of their seats to find out what happens next, with the second volume coming out on July 1, 2022. This season has been absolutely bonkers, with Matarazzo’s character Dustin having more incredible scenes alongside Steve Harrington (Joe Keery) while Hawkins has a brand new threat — a villain named Vecna.
There’s so much action happening for the Hawkins crew, while other characters like Jim Hopper (David Harbour) are out in Russia and Eleven (Millie Bobby Brown) left her new home in California to go work on getting her powers back out in Nevada.
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