Warren Adams is an award winning Director, Choreographer and Producer. He choreographed the Broadway box office smash hit Motown the Musical for which he won the 2013 Fred Astaire Award and the 2015 NAACP Award. In 2014, Adams produced and directed the documentary film Africa Straight Up and has been featured in Forbes Africa magazine. He also choreographed Born For This: The Bebe Winans Musical, currently making it’s Broadway transfer.
Other credits include Toy Story The Musical (Disney); Nora Ephron’s Julie and Julia and works at New York City Center, the Joyce, 2nd Stage, South Coast Rep. Theatre for a New Audience, the Intiman, the Geffen and several others.
Upcoming works include Directing the 2018 Richard Rogers Winner Gun & Powder at NAMT, Co-writing and Directing Michael Ogborn’s T R I A L in development at The Vineyard Theatre, Directing Gilbert Bailey’s Bout to Blow, and he and Georgia Stitt are co-writing the new musical She.
He co-founded WalkRunFly Productions with Brandon Victor Dixon to produce new works for Theatre, Film and TV. WalkRunFly is currently developing six new works for stage and film, including Whorl Inside a Loop, a play about the mass incarceration system.
WalkRunFly co-produced Hedwig and the Angry Inch on Broadway starring Neil Patrick Harris for which they won a Tony Award for Best Musical Revival. They also co-produced Of Mice and Men starring James Franco.