Derek Klena, star of Alanis Morissette’s new musical, Jagged Little Pill, will join ACT (A Contemporary Theater) of Connecticut’s resident music supervisor, Bryan Perri, on Monday, Dec. 16, for the Broadway Unplugged Series.
Prior to joining the cast of Jagged Little Pill, Klena originated the role of Dmitry in the recent Broadway adaptation of Anastasia. Other Broadway credits include The Bridges of Madison County (OBC); Wicked (Fiyero, 10th Anniversary Company). Off-Broadway and regional credits include Dogfight (Second Stage); Carrie (MCC); Diner (Signature Theatre, DTC); Unknown Soldier (WTF); Hairspray (Hollywood Bowl). Derek also is known for his appearances on television in The Code (CBS); Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (Netflix); Quantico (ABC); Last Week Tonight With John Oliver (HBO); Blue Bloods (CBS); Law and Order: SVU (NBC); and Carrie Diaries (CW).