Adam Cates

Adam Cates(Choreographer/Director) is the Associate Choreographer for Broadway’s Anastasia. He was also the Associate Choreographer of the Tony® Award-winning Best Musical, A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder, and its US National Tour. Other Broadway/National Tour credits include: Anything Goes (Tony® Award for Best Revival), Dr. Dolittle, and The Wizard of Oz. TV credits include 90210 and Live From Lincoln Center. Adam has worked with Sutton Foster, Joel Grey, Tommy Tune, Shirley Jones, Sarah Jessica Parker, Patti LuPone, Shanae Grimes, Constantine Maroulis, and Susan Graham. His credits as a Director and/or Choreographer include productions for Lincoln Center, Juilliard Opera, New York Musical Festival, 54 Below, Anchorage Opera, Arkansas Repertory Theatre, Gulfshore Playhouse, New London Barn Playhouse, Sondheim Center. Associate Choreographer credits include: Goodspeed Musicals, Paper Mill Playhouse, The Old Globe, Hartford Stage, Santa Fe Opera, Seattle Opera, NY City Center, and others. Adam is the author of the best-selling guidebook for aspiring professional performers, The Business of Show, and has been an invited guest lecturer and resident artist at universities across North America. In New York, Adam can often be found teaching at Broadway Dance Center and has taught conventions, master classes, and intensives in Spain, Canada, and across the United States.