The Anastasia star celebrates his birthday October 3.
Derek Klena celebrates his birthday October 3. Klena's Broadway credits include creating the roles of Dmitry in Anastasia and Michael in The Bridges of Madison County, as well as a stint in Wicked as Fiyero. Klena also led the original Off-Broadway cast of Dogfight in 2012, shortly after making his New York professional stage debut as Tommy Ross in the Off-Broadway revival of Carrie.
He was most recently seen in the Broadway-aimed musical Jagged Little Pill at the American Repertory Theater in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Flip through photos of some of his stage highlights below:
From Wicked to Anastasia: Take a Look at Derek Klena on the Stage
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