Adam trained at the Arts Educational School and the Royal Ballet School. He joined the Royal Ballet in 1989 and was promoted to Principal Dancer in 1994. Since 1997, he has been a Freelance Artist performing, choreographing and directing all over the world.
He recently starred in Singin‘ in the Rain at the Palace Theatre, London and Chichester. He also created the role of The Swan/Stranger in Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake which he has performed all over the world and for which he has won numerous awards. He appeared as older Billy in the film Billy Elliot.
Recent choreography includes: Evita (Det Ny Teater, Copenhagen); Candide (Menier Chocolate Factory); Shall We Dance (Sadler’s Wells, also directed); Roberto Devereux (Opera Holland Park); Simply Cinderella (Curve Leicester, also directed); Carousel (Savoy Theatre and UK Tour, WhatsOnStage Award nomination); Side by Side by Sondheim (The Venue); Promises, Promises (Sheffield Crucible); Wallflowering (Sevenoaks Playhouse); Les Liaisons Dangereuses (Japan/Sadlers Wells, also directed); Grand Hotel (Donmar, Olivier Award nomination); Singin’ in the Rain (Sadlers Wells/Leicester Haymarket – Critics Circle Dance Award nomination); On Your Toes (Leicester Haymarket/Royal Festival Hall/Japan – Critics Circle Dance Award winner); Garbo the Musical (Stockholm) and Six Faces (K Ballet Japan).