Nick Adams | Honorary Board

NICK ADAMS was the final actor to star as Fiyero in the First National Touring production of the Broadway hit Wicked. Most notably, He originated and starred as Adam/Felicia in the Tony winning Broadway musical Priscilla Queen of the Desert (Winner of two Broadway Audience Choice Awards, American Theater Hall of Fame Honoree, Astaire Award nominee) Also on Broadway: A Chorus Line (Larry), Guys and Dolls (Liver Lips Louis, ORC), Chicago (Mary Sunshine standby), La Cage Aux Folles (2010 Tony Winning Revival, OBC), and The Pirate Queen (OBC). TV and Film credits include: Sex and the City 2, An Englishman in New York, “Smash,” “As the World Turns,” “Guiding Light,” “Dancing with the Stars,” “Rosie Live,” “It Could Be Worse,” “The Kennedy Center Honors,” “Regis and Kelly,” “Good Morning America,” “The View,” “The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade,” “Best Time Ever with Neil Patrick Harris,” multiple telecasts of “The Tony Awards,” and Keith on season two of “Go-Go Boy Interrupted.” Concerts: New York Pops 30th Anniversary (Carnegie Hall), Songs For A New World (NYC, Director Jeff Calhoun), Naples Philharmonic, Indianapolis Symphony, Baltimore Symphony, Erie Philharmonic, Boston Pops, Cincinnati Pops, Birdland, NYC Gay Men’s Chorus, Boston Gay Men’s Chorus, Feinstein’s at The Niko San Francisco, Feinstein’s 54 Below, Highline Ballroom.  Regionally he’s been seen starring as Gabey in On The Town (Gateway Playhouse), Prince Eric in The Little Mermaid (Papermill, PCLO, Kansas City Starlight), Magaldi in Evita (North Shore Music Theatre) and Rocky in The Rocky Horror Show (Bucks County Playhouse). Mr Adams has instructed several master classes nation wide & internationally, has served on the guest faculty of The Boston Conservatory Musical Theatre Dance Intensive as well as The Broadway Dreams Foundation, and is regarded as a Capezio Dance Athlete.  Nick has been featured in several national media outlets including Vanity Fair, DNA Magazine, OUT, Paper Magazines’ Beautiful People issue and the covers of Dance Spirit and Instinct Magazine. Recordings: Priscilla Queen of the Desert, La Cage Aux Folles, The Pirate Queen, Sex And The City 2, Dee Does Broadway, Crossroads Broadway Compilation album. BFA Boston Conservatory. www.NicholasAdams.com @thenickadams

“Pride Films and Plays is the beating heart of LGBTQ+ theatrical works in Chicago. It is a haven for those who are looking for their stories and voices to be heard. I am privileged to have worked with them last year and I look forward to serving as an honorary board member.”  -Nick Adams

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