David Jeffrey. (Photo: Nathan Johnson)

David Jeffery will take over the role of Connor Murphy in the Broadway cast of “Dear Evan Hansen.”

Jeffery, who was part of the Toronto and touring companies of “Dear Evan Hansen,” takes over the role from Alex Boniello, who will play his final performance in the role on Jan. 26. Jeffery begins Feb. 11.

In the interim, the role of Connor will be played by Dan Macke, who is currently the understudy.