About AP Enterprises

Current and upcoming productions include:

  • Burlesque: The first ever musical adaptation of the Sony/ScreenGems movie. Premiering at the Paper Mill Playhouse, New Jersey in the Autumn of 2021, prior to Broadway and subsequent, worldwide productions;
  • The Last King of Scotland: The first ever play adaptation of the award-winning novel by Giles Foden and subsequent Oscar-winning film, starring Forest Whittaker and James McAvoy. Premiering at the Sheffield Crucible Theatre in the Autumn of 2019 prior to the West End and further, worldwide productions;
  • Rock of Ages: The smash-hit 80’s rock jukebox musical, touring the UK, Ireland and international territories from September 2018;
  • Fame: The 30th anniversary production of the hit musical, touring the UK, Ireland and international territories from July 2018, including a season at the Peacock Theatre in the West End in Autumn of 2019;
  • Boeing-Boeing: A brand new production of the classic, French farce, touring the UK from September 2019 prior to international productions;
  • Curtains: The UK premiere of the hilarious, Tony Award-winning musical by Kander and Ebb (Chicago, Cabaret), starring Jason Manford and touring the UK and Ireland from September 2019, prior to international productions;
  • The Wedding Singer (South Korea): A musical adaptation of the Adam Sandler movie, presented at the Deagu International Musical Festival in South Korea in June 2019.
  • Sherlock: A modern, adventure-musical based on the renowned fictional character, Sherlock Holmes, currently in development for presentation in Asia in 2021.

Previous productions include:

  • Company: The multi-Olivier Award-winning revival of Stephen Sondheim’s musical in the West End from September 2018; 
  • Chita Rivera: The Broadway legend in Concert at the Cadogen Hall for one day only in February 2019;
  • The Wedding Singer: A UK and Ireland touring production of the award-winning musical, based on Adam Sandler’s movie of the same name.

Adam was the General Manager for Kenny Wax Ltd for seven years, overseeing the multi-Olivier Award-winning productions of Top Hat and The Play That Goes Wrong. Previously, he gained experience at Company Pictures (on Channel 4’s Skins) and at Paramount Pictures International in script acquisition and co-production. Adam also worked as an Actor from his early teens, appearing in over 12 radio plays for BBC Radio 4 and 5. He graduated with an English Degree from the University of Nottingham in 2009.

Producer credits include: Pheonix Rising (The Big House); Fresher (two productions at Pleasance Theatres London and Edinburgh – MTM Award for Best New Musical); Streets (Southwark Vaults); BEAR (Old Red Lion); Steve and Then It Ended (Theatre503); I Am A Camera (Southwark Playhouse); Wild West End (Pleasance Theatres London and Edinburgh) and The Songs of My Life (Garrick Theatre).

General Manager credits include: The Best Of… Rock Musicals (Eventim Apollo); Fat Friends The Musical (UK Tour); Not Dead Enough (UK Tour); Bumblescratch (Adelphi Theatre); Nina Conti: In Your Face (Criterion Theatre); The Comedy About a Bank Robbery (Criterion Theatre); Peter Pan Goes Wrong (UK Tour and Apollo Theatre – Olivier Award nomination for Best New Comedy); Dear Lupin (UK Tour and Apollo Theatre); The Play That Goes Wrong (UK Tour, Duchess Theatre and Lyceum Theatre, Broadway – Olivier award for Best New Comedy  and Whatsonstage.com award for Best New Comedy); Happy Days (UK Tour); Top Hat (two UK Tours, Aldwych Theatre and Japan Tour – Olivier awards for Best New Musical, Best Choreography and Best Costume Design and the Evening Standard award for Best Night Out); The Night of 1000 Voices (two productions at The Royal Albert Hall); Carrie’s War (UK Tour); Anthems in Concert (UK Tour); Wonderful Town (UK Tour); David Walliams’ Mr. Stink (UK Tour); Irish Wings (European Tour) and numerous family shows including The GruffaloThe Tiger Who Came To TeaWe’re Going On A Bear HuntRoom On The Broom and Mr. Benn.

THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG

Lily production

Adam has also produced numerous cabarets, reviews and concerts, most notably Lily Atkinson In Concert (St. James Theatre Studio) Ultimate Elton And The Rocket Band (Leicester Square Theatre and India Tour); Mash-Up (two productions at the Leicester Square Theatre); Plug In The Lead (Leicester Square Theatre); Collaborations (St. James Studio); In Town With Motown (Freedom), Sons Of Pitches (Freedom) and NEXT (Battersea Barge).

Adam has produced two TV comedy pilots and has been a guest speaker on various panels including a ‘Business Of Theatre’ seminar at BAFTA.