Adkins succeeded Derek Klena in the role March 27.
Zach Adkins stepped into the role of Dmitry in the Broadway musical Anastasia beginning March 27. He succeeded Derek Klena, who played his final performance at the Broadhurst Theatre March 25.
Adkins is an original member of the Broadway company of Anastasia, currently appearing in the ensemble and understudying Dmitry. His additional credits include the national tour of Kinky Boots.
Vicki Lewis also recently stepped into the role of Countess Lily, succeeding original cast member Caroline O'Connor. Lewis starred on Broadway in the revivals of Damn Yankees and Chicago, as well as Wind in the Willows.
The actors joined the company led by Christy Altomare as Anya, John Bolton as Vlad, Max von Essen as Gleb, and Mary Beth Peil as the Dowager Empress.
On the opening-night red carpet of the new musical from Lynn Ahrens, Stephen Flaherty, and Terrence McNally, Ahrens confides the secret homage to the 1997 film hidden in the set of the Broadway adaptation.