The actor announced he will depart the show in November

By Eric King
August 15, 2017 at 05:00 PM EDT
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A blue striped polo shirt has come to mean one thing for theater fans everywhere: Ben Platt is about to make you cry. In light of the actor’s announcement Tuesday that he will play his last performance as Evan in Dear Evan Hansen on Nov. 19, EW has rounded up his best televised performances.

“For Forever” The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, May 23, 2017

“You Will Be Found” The Today Show, April 25, 2017

“Waving Through a Window” Late Night with Seth Meyers, Nov. 22, 2016

“Only Us” The Today Show, Jan. 3, 2017

“Waving Through a Window” The Today Show, Jan. 3, 2017

The Dear Evan Hansen performance at the Tony Awards is no longer available to view on CBS’ YouTube page, but you can pay to watch it here. The actor’s performance in the role garnered him a Tony win for Best Actor in a Musical, and you can watch his acceptance speech below.

Dear Evan Hansen

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