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 2020, marking the tenth anniversary of the movie, prior to Broadway and subsequent, worldwide;
  • 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 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 2019;
  • Boeing Boeing: A brand new production of the classic, French farce, touring the UK from January 2019 prior to international productions;
  • Curtains: The UK premiere of the 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): The 2017/2018 UK and Ireland touring production of the musical adaptation of Adam Sandler’s movie, presented at the Deagu International Theatre Festival in South Korea in June 2019.
  • Sherlock: A modern, adventure musical based on the renowned fictional character, Sherlock Holmes.

Previous productions include:

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

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. Prior to this 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.

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.